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The gift of years : growing older gracefully

Author: Joan Chittister
Publisher: New York, NY : BlueBridge, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at the many dimensions of aging and considers the joys of this special stage of life and the rewards of being open to new experiences and new relationships.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Chittister
ISBN: 9781933346106 1933346108
OCLC Number: 182735248
Description: xvi, 222 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: The purpose of life --
Regret --
Meaning --
Fear --
Ageism --
Joy --
Authority --
Transformation --
Newness --
Accomplishment --
Possibility --
Adjustment --
Fulfillment --
Mystery --
Relationships --
Tale-telling --
Letting go --
Learning --
Religion --
Freedom --
Success --
Time --
Wisdom --
Sadness --
Dreams --
Limitations --
Solitude --
Productivity --
Memories --
Future --
Agelessness --
Immediacy --
Nostalgia --
Spirituality --
Loneliness --
Forgiveness --
Outreach --
The present --
Appreciation --
Faith --
Legacy --
Afterword: The twilight time.
Responsibility: Joan Chittister.
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Looks at the many dimensions of aging and considers the joys of this special stage of life and the rewards of being open to new experiences and new relationships.

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