Getting older, of course, is the only game in town. It is really a very interesting process. My friend [Irving] Layton called it ‘the inescapable lousiness of growing old,’ but I don’t know if I subscribe to this. I think it takes about 65 years to find your way around the block.
I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on AllanShowalter.com (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted Mar 8, 2017.