Get the vision care news and information you need in the AARP Eye Center.

Reply
Gold Conversationalist
1
Kudos
523
Views

Re: Just One More Reason Not To Mess With Old People

523 Views
Message 1 of 5
Here's another: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/08/01/texas-woman-shoots-kills-home-intruder.html " A 60-year-old Texas woman wasn't taking any chances Monday morning when she heard two intruders enter her home, grabbing her pistol and shooting one of the would-be thieves dead, police said. "It's the state of Texas. If you're going to go into someone's home, you're going to get shot," (Cathy) Hanks (a neighbor) said. " You damned sure don't mess with old people in Texas.
Report Inappropriate Content
1
Kudos
523
Views
Valued Social Butterfly
2
Kudos
706
Views

Re: Just One More Reason Not To Mess With Old People

706 Views
Message 2 of 5

@Soosie wrote:
So that was YOU in front of me!!!!!

Yes, and you must get that little horn fixed!

Soosie

I am so old now that I don't give a TOOT how BIG or LITTLE my horn is anymore.

Report Inappropriate Content
2
Kudos
706
Views
Treasured Social Butterfly
2
Kudos
718
Views

Re: Just One More Reason Not To Mess With Old People

718 Views
Message 3 of 5
So that was YOU in front of me!!!!!

Yes, and you must get that little horn fixed!

Soosie
Report Inappropriate Content
2
Kudos
718
Views
Highlighted
Valued Social Butterfly
3
Kudos
724
Views

Re: Just One More Reason Not To Mess With Old People

724 Views
Message 4 of 5

So that was YOU in front of me!!!!!

Report Inappropriate Content
3
Kudos
724
Views
Treasured Social Butterfly
1
Kudos
741
Views
4
Replies

Just One More Reason Not To Mess With Old People

741 Views
Message 5 of 5

I went to N. C. to visit my son who has been sick.  I wanted to help him out some while he is on the mend, so I made a list of things he needed from the grocery store.  

 

Since I have not lived in that area for some time, I don't remember where everything is.  I didn't see the store on the right in time to quickly put on a signal and turn, so I went some distance and put the left signal on.  I planned to turn and back track to the store.

 

Behind me was a car like a hemoriod (sp) in my tailpipe.  Then, with a horn that sounded like it was not yet full grown, I heard, "Beep, Beep, Beep, Beep."  I rolled on a bit with the blinker on.  Again, the runt sounding horn.  SO, I just sat there for a bit, giving the horn time to grow to adult-hood.  The owner of that horn was lucky I didn't fake a heart attack  After some time, I turned, patted myself on the back and felt like I won that one.  We old people have creative minds.

 

Soosie

Report Inappropriate Content
1
Kudos
741
Views
4
Replies
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Users
Announcements

Open Enrollment: Oct 15-Dec 7, 2019 Find resources to help you decide on the best healthcare insurance plans for you during Open Enrollment season

Top Authors