” Says Barbara “I don’t want to make any of you feel bad or anything, but wait until you hear about my Harry, twice a week he pays someone 0 an hour just so he can lie on their couch and talk to them, and who do you think he speaks about at those prices? Five minutes later, half the squad pulls up, the Chief of Police walks over to the woman’s window. Yes, he would need hearing aids and they ranged in price from .00 to ,000, was what he was told. The nurse placed the hearing aids into his ears and hung a wire around his neck. ” “Oh my gosh” gushed Greta, “I’m so glad you called, I knew I said yes to somebody but I just couldn’t recall who it was!Asks Barbara with a big excited double chin smile, “I’ll tell you who he speaks about! ” “Sugar why don’t you sit down by the table and we’ll start supper.” Said Dorothy to her Husband of 50 years. He is just the cutest, he says to me in the cutest voice “Hi Grandma! ” At the urging of Harry’s wife and doctor, 50 year old Harry finally made it to the gym.The much touted idea that women peak sexually in their 30s and men in their teens does not enter into it -- most of these couples are beyond both those age periods.But what about the notion that men are "hard-wired" to seek a smooth-faced, curvy receptacle for reproduction and thus are drawn to younger women? It is one of the great facts of the world, like sunlight or springtime or the reflection in dark waters of that silver shell we call the Moon. That may be so, but at least it is not so superficial as thought is. It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances.
According to a recent AARP poll, one-sixth of women in their 50s, in fact, prefer men in their 40s.
You have the most marvelous youth, and youth is the one thing worth having,someday when you are old and wrinkled and ugly, when thought has seared your forehead with its lines and passion branded your lips with its hideous fires, you will feel it. Teenage boys, on average, prefer girls a year older.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible. 19-year-old women are likely to produce the greatest number of childrentwice as many as 30-year-old women.
The discernible, answer is, that the same way nobody gets insulted when people make jokes in their own society, [because they obviously don’t mean to be vicious or hurtful], when it comes to jokes about oldies, which we all hope to be one day, obviously nobody means to be degrading. If he’s 105, why on earth does he want to get married?!
“My Freddie,” said Margaret, “Everyone should be so lucky to have a son like my Freddie. She is going 65 on a street where the speed limit is 40.