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RE: So, here it is...

Jim - didn't get to your message until this morning so I'm really
running behind.  So belated Happy Birthday!  We all look forward to
celebrating the day with you for many years to come.

Zone 7 - West TN

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
Behalf Of james singer
Sent: Saturday, November 13, 2004 3:29 PM
To: Chat
Subject: [CHAT] So, here it is...


Betcha weren't expecting that!

The occasion is, today I officially reached age 72 years. For some 
reason at age 10 or 12, I became convinced that I would live to age 72. 
Now, when I was 10 or 12, life expectancy was something like age 68. So 
72 seemed like a derring-do. Progress; Roosevelt was president and all 
things were possible. But, for reasons I can't explain, age 72 has now 
become some sort of end game in my mind. I have the distinct feeling 
that it's all borrowed time from here on out.

Island Jim
Southwest Florida
27.0 N, 82.4 W
Zone 10a
Minimum 30 F [-1 C]

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