[LMB] OT: its a sign...

Richard Macdonald don_iain at verizon.net
Tue Aug 7 10:21:39 BST 2007

quietann wrote:
> On 8/6/07, Tzivia Adler <tadler at yeshivanet.com> wrote:
> >
> > what signpost ever showed you that you were older/younger than you
> > thought?
> >
> There have been many, but one of the most memorable was finding out that one
> of my freshman psych student's MOTHER was younger than me!  The student was
> 17 and her mother was 33 (yes, obvious teen pregnancy, and the girl was
> raised mostly by her grandparents.  But still!!!)  I was 34 at the time.

Mine was a few years later, when I had my first Private under me who was
born after I first enlisted. As I said just before retiring: "When I was
29 I used to love to run 19 year olds into the dirt. Now I'm 39, and I
still do it, but it ain't fun no more."
Don Iain of Rannoch, OWST
Husband to Lady Elizabeth of Cranstone
Richard A. Macdonald. CPA/EA
SSG (Ret), USA, ADA 16P34
There are 10 kinds of people, those who
understand binary and those who don't.

More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list