Once you reach 80, everyone wants to carry your baggage and help you up the steps. If you forget your name or anybody else's name, or an appointment, or your own telephone number, or promise to be three places at the same time, or can't remember how many grandchildren you have, you need only explain that you are 80.
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Source Notes: "Life Begins at 80," quoted in Ann Landers, Wake Up and Smell the Coffee! Advice, Wisdom and Uncommon Good Sense (1996).
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