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Aging

What's a knee worth?

"I don't like knees," said Yves Saint Laurent. But that was in 1958, before we could get replacements.

Walkabout

The 1985 film, Cocoon, (trailer above) is a fantasy about redemption from old age. In real life, aging is something you just have to get used to, the author of a new VO blog says.