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How old is old?

At what age are you old?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:03 PM on Aug. 21, 2010 in Just for Fun

Answers (16)
  • Age is not a number
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 4:05 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • ok tootoobusy... then what would define an old person??
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 4:07 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • lol, i used to think that 30 was sooo old, but now i am 30 (o wait.... i'm still 29 for another 5 years lmao) and i don't feel any different than when i was in my 20's. so now i think that 50 is old! but i'm sure that will change when i'm 50 lmao
    princessbeth79

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 4:11 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • I'd say your as old as your head makes you feel. My body feels one way, but my head doesn't feel the same.I know by how I feel I'm getting up in my age, and I'm a senior age wise, experiences I've had, Gr-chd I have, heartahes I had, losses I had. I mind tells me some times I think much younger, I've always been more comfortale around people younger than myself not a lot younger but a little younger. So I guess it depends on what you feel on the inside of your head.
    MyAngel003

    Answer by MyAngel003 at 4:11 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • Yes, I think it is how you feel............my mom at 80 was asked what does it feel like to be 80? She replied that she didn't feel any different than when she was 40, but her body would not cooperate like it did then. Don't really know if this answers your queston. Just one idea.............
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 4:28 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • Age is an attitude not a number.  I will be 47 on Wednesday and I am no where near old.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 4:49 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • No such thing as old
    tinakenny

    Answer by tinakenny at 4:52 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • Age is just a number. But, if I had to pick an age that I would consider someone "old" I would probably say 97. And some people are still young when they're 97 lol.
    Mrs.BAT

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 5:07 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • I would consider someone older at 50 and elderly around 70-80 depending on how they were getting around...
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:25 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • I would agree that age is just a number. You're only as old as you feel. But I consider someone in their 80's old. But some people in their 80's can get around better than I can and I'm 21! lol.
    poptart0325

    Answer by poptart0325 at 5:30 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

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