As we grow older, we have to come to terms with the eternal truth that ‘standing still’ is not an option for the human race. You have to keep moving, simply to stay in touch with developments in fashion, technology and society itself. To stop doing so – whether by accident or design – is to risk falling off the pace.
Which, of course, is fine … if you’re happy to cope with the consequences.
With this in mind, I bring to the attention of National Rust readers of both genders this piece by Fay Schopen, which appears today on the website of THE GUARDIAN