When I get old, they''re never going to say "What a sweet old lady". They're gonna say "What on EARTH is she up to now?!". Sue Fitzmaurice, Author of 10-day online course "Living a Life of Purpose" - www.suefitzmaurice.com/purpose
From Advanced Style... "But I'm an old Lady" is a response I hear all the time, when I approach people and ask if I can take their photo. I always reassure them that they look wonderful and are exactly what I'm looking for. It saddens me to think that these gorgeous, vital, & creative women are made to feel less important & less beautiful as they age. This woman started by questioning why I would want to photograph her. After I was finished she thanked me with a big smile on her face...."