The Compensations Of Growing Old: Lady Astor

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I have always hated the idea of growing old because of all the things old age would prevent me from doing; but now having grown old, I find that the things I am prevented from doing are things I no longer want to do.

Lady Astor, aged eighty (1879-1964)

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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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One Response to The Compensations Of Growing Old: Lady Astor

  1. This is very true.

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