The "Third Age" is defined as the period of life between ages 50 and 75. This life stage affords unique opportunity for fulfillment, personal growth, and life-long learning.
I have found being fifty + years to be a liberating event. (Once I got over the shock of turning fifty, that is
) I am happier, more focused, more confident, more "together" now than I've ever been in my past.
I look forward with great anticipation to the remaining third of my life. As VivaLaViejas states, "The best is yet to be!"
More information on the regenerative "Third Age" time of life can be found on these sites: