TITLE

Old age may be a state of mind; and grandchildren keep us young

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;1/21/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses old age being a state of mind in the U.S. as of 2009. He cites on the past Beltwide Cotton Conferences where he recalls being upwardly mobile young professionals. The author asserts on the positive role of his grandchildren who keeps him feel young, noting on their trip to Disney World.
ACCESSION #
47878199

 

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