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HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHRISTIE: You’re never too old to celebrate a birthday

August 26, 2014

Christie Workman is an editor for The Post & Mail, and is an award-winning writer, having received four-time Hoosier State Press Association award winner.

I don’t know who sold us adults on the idea that once we get a certain age, birthday celebrations are not necessary. Today I turn 37, and even at 37, I would be the first in line for the bounce house, to receive a balloon animal or watch a magic show. To me, it doesn’t matter how old I get, I still enjoy my birthday. I get excited about the notion of cake, I still rush to the mailbox to collect my birthday cards and I wait with anticipation to see what my special day will hold.

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