in answer to vanpelt, yes they do believe that nothing happened before their own memories. Life started with them.
Well, of course it did. Baby Boom? Oil crisis? Vietnam? Ancient history. What do you mean, “Write a letter.”?
As one of the older folks, I make proudly dated references and once in a while, something sticks ("Hey, I listened to that Pete Seeger collection you suggested—is “Waist Deep in the Big Muddy” about Iraq?")
Twenty-three skidoo! That’s the cat’s pajamas.
She’s as cute as a button.
She’s laughing politely at his dated joke as if she knows what he’s talking about in regards to her being a young Jedi.
March 20, 2015