Quotation by Alison Judson Ryerson

Even young grandparents seem enormously old to a small child, although the child may politely deny it. One small girl, feeling proud of reaching the monumental age of four, turned to her young-looking grandmother and asked, "How come I'm so old if you're so new?"
Alison Judson Ryerson (20th century), and Wendy Coppedge Sanford. Ourselves and Our Children, by Boston Women's Health Book Collective, ch. 5 (1978).
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