98th birthday coming up

This is my father. He has a social life, is working with a personal trainer, and remembers every conversation he’s had with me over the last few years. I don’t.  He will no doubt outlive me.

Time for cocktails

13 responses to “98th birthday coming up

  1. Kudos on good genes Moe


  2. His incredibly sharp mind continues to amaze. And how someone with 95% hearing and sight loss stays on top of current afairs I still don’t understand. He is a role model for growing old gracefully – as was your mother. They set the bar very high for the rest of us.


  3. . . .and clearly, he’s still a hit with the babes!


  4. Happy Birthday to your Dad!
    wow, what a blessing,
    98 is perfect number!


  5. Ms. Holland,

    You are lucky to have him all of these years. You also have a good shot at a long life if heredity means anything. In my ancestry most of the men died out in their 50s and 60s, with the women making it into their early 80s.


  6. I went to visit my grandparents earlier this year. My grandmother actually still drives as 83. I hope I can do that.


  7. Ms. Holland.

    ” Then we shall hope you take after your mother! ”

    On my Father’s side they all had thick black hair. On my Mom’s side, they tended to be blonder and balder, the men. Of the 6 kids my parents raised the dark and lighter features are split .

    Since my hair is pretty light and pretty much gone, there is hope . 🙂


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