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Many of us would be happy to live to 83
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2012 9:09 am 
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Forget the 100th birthday telegram from the Queen – many of us would be happy to get to 83.

More than half of Britons think anything beyond that age is a ‘bonus’, a study has found.

Six out of ten said they would rather die than be left alone in old age or be a burden due to illness. Read more


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Re: Many of us would be happy to live to 83
PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2012 4:35 pm 
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An old neighbour of mine is 97 and said she wasn't bothered about a telegramme from the Queen, but when I told her she'd also get a £100 Argos voucher, she soon perked up and became really patriotic.


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