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An elderly woman's poem about getting older has captured the hearts of thousands. She says that a person's appearance and the way they look as they age is just their "gift wrap", and it's the "jewel" inside that really counts. In the video above, Wanda recounts her poem and, towards the end when she talks about facing death, her voice wavers and she begins to get teary eyed. It has since been viewed more than 4. The year-old's son David Goines told The Huffington Post that their family was thrilled the video had gone viral and Wanda's poem had been shared. He said: "She is not long for this earth, and it delights her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, as well as all those who know her and love her, that she is able to make a contribution to the world, even as she is leaving it. Here's the poem in all of its glory.
My forgetter's getting better But my rememberer is broke To you that may seem funny But, to me, that is no joke. Often times I walk into a room, Say "what am I here for?
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Poems about Growing Old
Aging gracefully is about enjoying life. For example, I'm sitting here thinking how nice it is that wrinkles don't hurt. Do you like quick one-liners and jokes about aging and getting older? Amuse your friends, tease your grand-kids, and drive your spouse crazy. For example, "I had amnesia once". Aging is part of life. For many, driving is part of life.
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Aging is a natural process of life. It begins the moment we are born. Strangely enough, most of us live under the illusion that we and our loved ones will never become old. When old age arrives, we are often unprepared. The natural order becomes reversed.