Last Saturday, I didn’t wash my face before crawling into bed. I knew I should have but I was exhausted and the last thing I could bring myself to do was care about washing my face. I crawled into bed and woke up Sunday morning still in a funk. I stood in the bathroom staring at myself in the mirror noticing all of the little things that have come about with age, most notably the silver hairs appearing at my roots and the laugh line wrinkles I’m getting alongside my eyes.
I actually remember the first time I spotted a gray hair, I was 15. As all 15-year old girls are likely to do when the see a shiny gray hair sticking up on top of their head, I grabbed the tweezers and pulled the SOB out. Obviously, that wasn’t the end of it. I found myself plucking them out periodically here and there over the next few years and by the time I was 22 I was having my hair colored regularly at the salon. If I kept plucking them out I’d be bald and since there’s really no way to win the war against grays, I’ve resigned myself to spending way too much money to keep my hair colored and brunette. My husband, bless his heart, has resigned himself to this fact too.
The fine lines around my eyes are a relatively new development because I just started noticing them around late summer of this year. I was applying my mascara to head off to work when I noticed little wrinkles around my eyes. I thought I was just tired from a long night and brushed it off with a quiet reminder in the back of my head to make sure I took the time for a quality eye treatment that night. That night I realized I wasn’t just tired, those fine lines were really there and unlike my gray hair I couldn’t grab the tweezers and make them go away.
I tried to do the optimistic adult thing and find the silver lining. I dismissed it by saying, “Oh, they
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