Aging

At 10 she was unconcerned to have lived so long.

At 30 she was horrified to have lived so long.

At 50 she was pleased to have lived so long.

At 70 she was grateful to have lived so long.

At 90 she was amazed to have lived so long.

At 110 she was writing about how to live so long.

-- (c) Phyllis Bailey Chisholm -- 1988


1 January 2001
(c) Grey Chisholm 2001