Old age secrets
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(This is a remarkable well written document written in Tamil .I have translated it so that, those who do not know Tamil can read it. Very many thanks Sri Prasannan)
1.For all my friends who have retired
2.Life’s secrets in one word Before middle age do not get scared and after middle age do not be sorry
3.When you can enjoy life and do not wait till you become old and not able to walk. AS far as possible Visit all the places that you desire to see
4.Whenever you get chance spend time with your old time friends and collegues.Enjoyment does not mean only eating
5.The money in the bank may not be yours. Spend when needed. You are becoming old , look after yourself well as much as possible.
6.Eat all that you want for this helps you to be happy
7.Eat healthy food as far as possible , but that is not everything .Avoid food which affects health .If there is no other option eat less of that
8.Seek treatment for diseases with a hope that you will get cured. Whether you are rich or poor , you have to face old age diseases.
9.When you become sick do not get scared or worried. Finish off all uncompleted responsibilities quickly .By doing this you can say “bye” without any sorrow.
10.Let doctors treat your body .Let God and nature control your soul .But you only are responsible to your state of mind.
11.If by worrying , your diseases can get cured, by all means worry, If worries is going to increase your life span , please worry.If worries can make you happy , by all means worry.
12.Our children would make good choice and life by themselves
13.Take care of the following great treasures
1.Your body –by taking care of it your confidence will increase
2.Your savings -Keep it under your control. You may not know when you need it
3.Your old aged partner- No one can say which partner will go first and so every moment with them is a golden moment
4.Your young age friends=The chances of meeting them would keep on reducing
14.The things that you should do daily
1.Live with a smiling face
15.The running water never runs back.Life is also like that. Keep it happy.
My dear senior citizens
1.Do not get scared of old age
2.Do not think old age is a curse but think it as a boon