hesadevil (hesadevil) wrote,

Growing older doesn't mean growing boring.

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away! Author unknown

As my 60th birthday draws ever closer, I'm definitely embracing the sentiments expressed in

Red hatters unite in the words of Jenny Jospeh

When I am an old woman, I shall wear purple
with a red hat that doesn't go, and doesn't suit me.
And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves
And satin sandals, and say we've no money for butter.

I shall go out in my slippers in the rain
and pick the flowers in other people's gardens
and learn to spit.

But now we must pay our rent

and not swear in the street
and set a good example for the children.
But maybe I ought to practice a little now?
So people who know me are not too shocked and surprised
When suddenly I am old, and start to wear purple.

An extract from a poem written by - Jenny Joseph

I welcome the Red Hat adventures that await me and I believe that fun and friendship are essential in life!

Tags: 365, redhat

  • Quotes for the ending of the year

    The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once. Albert Einstein That explains why the dishwasher didn't break down when the…

  • Slow, slow, knit knit, slow

    On Christmas Eve, I finally finished a scarf for my neice's birthday that I started almost two weeks' earlier. I've missed the birthday deadline…

  • Quote for the Day

    We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. Albert Einstein ::Note to self:: Never order anything…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded