Well, none of us are getting any younger

I often hear people, especially in their mid- and late-20s, say, ā€œIā€™m getting old.ā€ Well, on Friday, Japan’s oldest woman died at age 115.

Chiyono Hasegawa was born Nov. 20, 1896, in Japan, or 17 days after U.S. President William McKinley was elected to his first term.

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However, I cannot use my knee to tell when it’s going to rain

The other day, I got a pain near my mid-lower back like some awful thing was trying to grab and pull off a handful of flesh, for what nefarious purpose I fear to speculate even within the realm of this simile.

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