Julia E Hubbel

Jun 13, 2018

8 min read
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More Lies About Getting Old(er)

“Well, it’s going to take a lot longer for you to heal,” the man intoned with the gravitas of great wisdom.

Uh-huh.

“The older you are, the longer it takes,” he added, pointing at my right shoulder, which had just undergone extensive surgery.

Uh, yep. If you say so.