Recently, an 83-year-old friend of mine let me interview him about what it is like to be old.

Grant with his second novel
Grant with his second novel

 

This came about when I bumped into him at the supermarket one morning.  We sidled up to each other.  “Hey Grant, how are you?”

“Well!” he paused, eyes twinkling.  “I am just astonished at being old!  How amazing it is.”

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