Well, I finally decided to have a cataract removed. It happened last Wednesday.
I had been putting it off for the past year using any excuse I could to avoid the surgery — or I should say “procedure” which is the hospital euphemism. I had talked to many individuals who have had the operation and most were very pleased with the results. (more…)
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I remember how important it was for me as a teenager to get a driver’s license. I appeared at the motor vehicle bureau on my 16th birthday, birth certificate in hand, to get my junior license learner’s permit.
Now, more than a half-century later, I find myself looking at those signs that tell us it’s time to stop driving. (more…)