|“Poor Ol' Thing”|
The Scripture says, “Once a man, twice a child.” I believe that statement because I see myself in its message. If one lives long enough this truth becomes a fact for all of us.
One of our aunts had a saying about old people. In fact she was an old person herself at that time. When she would be talking about her sister, who was a year or two older, she would comment, “poor ol’ thing.” My wife and I joke about this label and have included ourselves in the “poor ol’ thing” theory.
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