Are you referring to assisted/skilled care facilities? That may be true, but at the other end of the spectrum, there are active people in their 80s & 90s who volunteer (mentoring, delivering Meals on Wheels, directing church Choir, etc.or hold meaningful employment in their communities.
We’ve evolved way-y-y-y beyond mere physical survival, but news stories of natural disasters, new and potent diseases, and the ever present mind-set to kill suggests we, as a species, may return to that existence.
I searched for “abbreviations used in texting” and found several sites.
Keep off the grass?
I know the feeling. In 1962, my mother ordered me to give my baseball card collection (close to 300) to my best friend’s brother because I was an 17 year old girl!
Remember, young children often take things literally… like the time an older neighbor girl, upset by something my 7 year old son said/did exploded, “I’m gonna’ KILL you!” He was home in a flash and dove under his bed!
Father-in-law. Abbreviation, as used in texting.
With “real” ingredients.
I crush egg shells and scatter them with bird seed. They act as grit and strength the shells of the bird’s own eggs.
Dyslexic? That’s when you don’t see letters in their correct order…was/saw as an example.