Turning one hundred was the worst birthday of my life. I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy. Turning 101 was not so bad. Once you're past that century mark, it's just not as shocking.
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Source Notes: Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (section 32, "Outliving the Rebby Boys" (1993). The remark is attributed to Bessie; the book was written with her sister Sarah.
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