You Say It’s Your Birthday?

Those words above are from a song, Birthday, by Paul McCartney and John Lennon. That song is playing in my mind now because today is my birthday. I’m 55 years old today and that makes it official. I’m a senior citizen. I’m entitled to all sorts of senior discounts, and I can’t wait to see what’s out there.

Some of my friends tell me that I don’t act very old. Well, I don’t believe in growing old. Growing old is what people do when they begin to believe that life has defeated them. They seem to think that the…



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