"Wow! The last time I saw you your hair was black!"To be sure, I am part of a small minority of women who do not color their hair. Good grief; my first grey hair appeared when I was still in high school. But apparently, in the last five or so years, my hair has made the leap from looking mostly black to looking mostly white. Oh, well....
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Hair Raising Experience
Last week an acquaintance was quick to remind me how obvious it is that I have aged. Even though I wrote and joked about aging a couple of months ago, I love being 45. I thought that the changes have been gradual....that I'm aging gracefully. But it reckons that for people who haven't seen me from week to week, the change, in particular of my hair color, has been stark. So there I was at a luncheon with some "old" friends and acquaintances most of whom I hadn't seen in several years....and as soon as one of these acquaintances saw me she exclaimed,