David Perlstein Writes to Reach the Heart.

Share the heart-wrenching challenge of an 80-year-old recent widower taking stock of his life. Steve Goldman’s achievements and betrayals mark a wide range of relationships. They also pose thought-provoking questions about the direction of his—and our—remaining years.

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By David Perlstein | July 5, 2024 |

This Tuesday, I turn 80. What have I learned? I’m imperfect. And the older I get, the less I understand. Yet, I still claim to know a few things worth sharing. But first, don’t ask me to predict who’ll win the 2024 presidential election. Or whether Joe Biden will withdraw from the race. Or if…

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