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05/06/2014 11:57 am ET

Not Everyone Gets Nicer With Age

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I just finished reading "We Actually Get Nicer With Age" (Personal Journal, April 22), and I am furious. I am almost 81 years old, and I strongly resent anybody, especially someone who doesn't know me, telling me that I am getting nicer.

I started out being a happy, pleasant, easy-going individual many decades ago. Gradually, I turned into a grizzled, stooped, balding, arthritic and grumpy individual.

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