We asked our friends and Huff/Post50 readers what caught them off guard about the aging process. Here's some of what they said.
Los Angeles - Sylvester Stallone says there's "nothing" good about getting older. The year-old star has not enjoyed achieving senior citizen status and would rather have his youth than the wisdom that comes with age, even though he accepts he is more wise these days.
But for my father, like so many others, old age means a slow loss of who he is. And it's only going to get worse, particularly if his body stays alive.