Aging

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Aging

Without further comment... > in his inclement, howling old age, Ahab’s soul, shut up in the caved trunk of his body, there fed upon the sullen paws of its gloom — Moby Dick (@MobyDickatSea)

Dickinson on aging

> "Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought." Emily Dickinson — Philosophy On Ice (@PhilosophyOI) May 18, 2022 [https://twitter.com/PhilosophyOI/status/1526993534233944065?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]

It comes on suddenly

> "Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought." Emily Dickinson — Philosophy On Ice (@PhilosophyOI) September 11, 2021 [https://twitter.com/PhilosophyOI/status/1436570258693713922?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]

Amen

"Inside, we are ageless...and when we talk to ourselves, it's the same age of the person we were talking to when we were little. It's the body that is changing around that

Still not for me

> When one elderly woman found herself thinking about how she was going to die alone, she turned to a robotic “social companion.” “I know she can’t feel emotions, but that’s O.