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Old May 18th, 2006, 07:30 AM
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1. Kidnappers are not very interested in you.

2. In a hostage situation you are likely to be released first
3. No one expects you to run - - anywhere.

4. People call at 9 PM and ask, "Did I wake you?"

5. People no longer view you as a hypochondriac.

6. There is nothing left to learn the hard way.

7. Things you buy now won't wear out.

8 You can eat dinner at 4 PM.

9. You can live without sex , but not your glasses.

10 You enjoy hearing about other people's operations.

11. You get into heated arguments about pension plans.

12.. You no longer think of speed limits as a challenge.

13. You quit trying to hold your stomach in no matter who walks into the room.

14 You sing along with elevator music.

15. Your eyes won't get much worse.

16. Your investment in health insurance is finally beginning to pay off.

17. Your joints are more accurate meteorologists than the national weather service.

18. Your secrets are safe with your friends because they can't remember them either.

19. Your supply of brain cells is finally down to manageable size.

20. You can't remember who sent you this list.
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Old May 18th, 2006, 10:31 AM
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That was pretty good..Have not seen this one yet. I can relate to 3, 6, 7, 9, 13, 16, and 19. I am there.
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Old May 18th, 2006, 12:10 PM
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Default Perks of Being over 50

Funny, and all too true!

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Old May 18th, 2006, 12:24 PM
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Boy, I can relate to all of these. This is scary!

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Old May 18th, 2006, 12:58 PM
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Yes, very true...

Cruised more times than I can remember.

Good people sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.

Courage and perserverance have a magical talisman; before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into the air.

Pick your company wisely! Hang around people who are going to help you become all God created you to be.
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It is scary. Very Funny Thanks for sharing.

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I hadn't heard these before: loved it

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Old May 18th, 2006, 08:51 PM
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I love it, especially as I am reaching the "end" of my fifties!!! :-)
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oh boy, something to look forward to.
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Old May 20th, 2006, 01:18 AM
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Best laugh I have had all week. Yup closly tready the dreaded 60 so all of the above are true. Copied to friends
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