I was talking on the phone to an older lady who lives several states away, and she informed me that she'd looked in the mirror and finally seen a wrinkle. And so we both cheered.
She has, you see, been battling heart failure, and it had caused terrific swelling, and she'd been looking in the mirror and seeing what she called a pumpkin instead of her own face.
Being able to see your wrinkles is good.
Quotation of the Day… - (Don Boudreaux) … is from page 127 of Deirdre McCloskey’s lovely 1996 book The Vices of Economists – The Virtues of the Bourgeoisie: Virginia Woolf wrote f...
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