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Born in the 60s

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Dating Again for those Born in the 60s

Started by Mary H. Last reply by alwayssmilemichele Mar 6. 250 Replies

We can all understand the heartbreak others feel on losing their spouse, regardless of their age.  We know that the youngest, still overcome by the overwhelming rush of new love, feel keenly cheated…Continue

Dealing with multiple losses

Started by Ninny. Last reply by Marne Jan 30. 5 Replies

I am new to this group and site. My husband Tony passed away a year ago on January 11, 2018. He died after a two year battle with cancer. He was 60 when he passed away.  On June 30, 2018 my father…Continue

Sad and Empty Still

Started by going.on.slowly. Last reply by Texas Nov 22, 2018. 1 Reply

2 years and 9 months ago I lost my husband suddenly at age 58 (I was 56) and there are many things that I do that implies that I am doing ok.  I'm traveling with family and a little bit by myself,…Continue


Started by Susan. Last reply by idaho Nov 21, 2018. 27 Replies

Hi!   How does everyone fight the lonilness?  I just can't take this. I went from my parents house to my own when we got married.Please let me know how you all do it.Susan Continue

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Comment by Abigail Carter on January 24, 2011 at 7:30am

How about pics of ourselves from the era...?


Here's one of me with my mom, circa spring 1966


Comment by Janine (txmomx6) on January 24, 2011 at 7:12am
Margo ... I love it!
Comment by Boo on January 24, 2011 at 3:21am

Hi everyone ... just wondering if anyone had any other ideas, or perhaps liked this image for this group?  Feedback please ...


Comment by Marissa on January 20, 2011 at 7:28pm
I'm here ...
Comment by Janine (txmomx6) on January 18, 2011 at 5:56pm

Hello?????!  MRS. BEASLEY!!!!!  My sister had that doll .... the one Buffy had and wouldn't go anywhere without.  What about Uncle BIll?  I loved that show!  As for the other ...... "People let me tell ya 'bout my best friend .... "


Comment by Abigail Carter on January 18, 2011 at 5:24pm
How could we not rock? We were the first generation of kids to get to wear flared jeans. Plus we we old enough to watch "A Family Affair" and "The Courtship of Eddie's Father" my two favorite TV shows! Who remembers Mr. French? or Sis? Or Buffy?
Comment by la Doctora on January 18, 2011 at 5:16pm
What a great decade!
Comment by Laura Lee Altobelli-Anderson on January 17, 2011 at 7:58pm it was the LATE 60s, but I'm still included!

Comment by Soaring Spirits on January 13, 2011 at 6:11pm
Yeah, but I look at those who are in their 20s... or in their 20s WITH kids... and I go, WOW.
Comment by Janine (txmomx6) on January 13, 2011 at 3:55pm

Thank God!  I'm not the oldest one around!

I was thrilled to see "Born in the ..." later than the 60's .... and to see more of you born in that decade.

We rock.



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