The fine blogger Shooting Parrots, from across the pond, did this quiz: “Do you feel like you’re getting old? Take our 50 signs of ageing test to find out.” They – the quiz writer and SP – are from England, so obviously they can’t spell “aging.”
Yes – especially the left knee
Groaning when you bend down
Well, no. Not yet, anyway.
Saying: “It wasn’t like that when I was young.”
Occasionally. Usually it was to suggest that Republicans, such as Jacob Javits, Everett Dirksen and William Scranton were quite all right fellows, unlike most of their recent counterparts.
Saying: “In my day.”
No, because I would sound like my maternal grandmother.
Yes, but I’ve been losing it since I was about 18, so it’s hardly a function of getting old.
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