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Gettin' Old Ain't for Wimps [NOOK Book]

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Bursting with wit and wisdom, these lighthearted, real-life stories, insightful Scriptures, and heartfelt prayers will make you chuckle and confess, "That sounds just like me!" Popular speaker and author Karen O'Connor invites you to celebrate the joys and misadventures of getting older. Are you ready to trade in your wimp status for a more courageous existence? Or are you still wondering what lies ahead? Gettin' Old Ain't for Wimps hilariously affirms that life will always be filled with wonder, promise, and ...
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Overview

Bursting with wit and wisdom, these lighthearted, real-life stories, insightful Scriptures, and heartfelt prayers will make you chuckle and confess, "That sounds just like me!" Popular speaker and author Karen O'Connor invites you to celebrate the joys and misadventures of getting older. Are you ready to trade in your wimp status for a more courageous existence? Or are you still wondering what lies ahead? Gettin' Old Ain't for Wimps hilariously affirms that life will always be filled with wonder, promise, and adventure!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780736931458
  • Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
  • Publication date: 2/23/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 759,380
  • File size: 260 KB

Table of Contents

Introduction 9
Risky Business
I Do Dance--Just Ask Me! 13
Is It Contagious? 16
The One that Got Away 18
Leaping Lizard! 20
Snakes Alive! 22
Missing Dentures 24
Ahem... Your Zipper! 26
Sticky Situation 28
Supergram! 30
Auto Mania
Icebreaker 35
Parking Lot Panic 39
Stolen Car 41
Driving Mom Nuts 43
Perfect Crime 45
Aches and Pains
Plumbing Problems 51
Take These Bunions--Please! 54
There Must Be a Pill for That 56
Boot Up! 58
Prescription: Laughter 60
Under Arrest! 62
Love and Marriage
Say It Again, Sam! 67
Heartthrob 69
Newlyweds 71
The Honeymooners 74
Weak in the Knees 77
New Every Morning 80
Close Call in Paris! 82
I Heard You the First Time 84
Knock, Knock! Who's There? 86
You Need What? 88
A Rose for French Fries 90
Pet Parade
Dog Daze! 97
Mysterious Kitty 101
They Say the Darnedest Things
My, How You've Changed! 107
Hair-Raising Tale 109
Only One Thing Missing! 111
Homework Rebate 112
Feliz Navidad 114
Chicken Feet Hands 116
Senile Santa 118
Matchmaker 120
Wrinkle-Free 122
Why, Grandma? Why? 124
Twins! 127
At Least One! 128
Games Seniors Play
Mill City Laundromat 133
One Way to Make a Friend 136
Talking to Myself 138
Clueless 140
Money-Back Guarantee? 142
Seeing Is Believing 144
Soap Opera 146
Signs of the Times 148
Cookie Monster 151
Lookin' Good
Too Young to Be Old 155
Prize-Winning Dessert 157
Miracles of Aging 159
On the Warpath 162
Snow Bites and the Seven Dwarfettes 164
Happy Birthday to Me! 167
Blondes Have More Fun 170
Technophobia
Underdeveloped 175
Smoke Screen 177
Batteries Not Included 179
Palm Reader 183
Cell-Phone Hunt 185
The Good Old Days
Incident on Hazel Street 189
Golden Years My Foot! 191
Christmas Surprise 193
Fifty Cents for Seniors 196
Moving Forward
Saving for a Lamborghini 201
Milestone Birthday 205
Time to Move 207
Changes 209
Creative Cookery
Home Cooking with a Twist 215
Batter Up! 218
Shortcut Shortcake 220
Cheese Popcorn 223
Dinner at Five 225
City-Grown Eggs 227
Breakfast in the Bathroom 229
Close-Ups
Thanks, Thomas Edison 233
Rock On! 235
Birth of a Joke 236
Now and Then 238
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