older and not any wiser

Thursday, November 17, 2005

With each passing year, the arrival of my birthday seems to bring this quote from Stand By Me clearer and clearer into focus:

CHRIS: Come on Teddy, act your age!

TEDDY: This is my age! I'm in the prime of my youth and I'll only be young once!

CHRIS: Yeah, but you're gonna be stupid for the rest of your life.