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Slices Of Life

Young On The Inside

By: Jill Pertler

A very good friend shared a written message regarding thoughts on aging with me. It was about growing old, but not feeling like you are growing old. It gave me pause to ponder.

Your hair may be graying. Your skin thins and sags. Laugh lines – aka wrinkles – provide evidence of the happiness you’ve experienced. Medical issues may be more prevalent and demand more of your attention than in the past. All around you, your body shows obvious signs of aging, but inside you’re still the same you – youthful and young.

Isn’t that the truth?

We all grow old, on the outside; but don’t we...


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