Hey Greeting Card Company! You Can Do Better.
August 6, 2020
Dear Greeting Card Person,
I'm about to have a milestone birthday. I won't say which one, but I'll give you a hint: It's not 10.
I'm writing to suggest you make some changes to your birthday card line before my big day on August 9. But before I get into that, let me share a little background.
I remember my 40th birthday as clearly as if it were yesterday. It wasn't, and by a long shot, but I still remember waking up feeling like I was 21 and ending the day feeling like I was 77.
It actually started the night before my birthday when I told my then 4-year-old son I would be 40 years old the...