Getting old is much more than losing your hair or treating aches and pains
Getting old is inevitible, but with it comes some highs and lows. Now I don’t mean the simplistic things like losing your hair, having aches and pains all over, or the other things that go with aging.
No, I’m talking about the tougher issues we have to deal with — the issue of losing a loved one.
I was telling some of my co-workers here that when you are young, most of the people who die are people you “know.” But, as you get older, those people become people you “love.” That’s a big difference.
Why am I discussing this? Well, like many of you have already experienced, Michelle and our family lost her mother, Dorothy, last week. She was a great wife, mom, grandma, mother-in-law, and everything else family-related. God just needed her more than we did.
I’d be lying if I said I didn’t roll ...