Experience of a 72-year-old widow: Raising a child does not prevent old age, but learning to treat one person well is a winning way

2bebetter
4 min readJun 15, 2024

Life is like a play, and you can enjoy your old age — the wisdom of life from the experience of Uncle Charlie

In the online world, we are always bombarded with all kinds of chicken soup and inspirational quotes, but what can touch our hearts are often those real stories from life. Today, let us walk into the life of Uncle Charlie and feel his wisdom and calmness in seeing through reality.

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1. Life is like a play, it all depends on your acting skills

“Life is like a play. We are together because of fate.” Uncle Charlie, a 72-year-old man, has interpreted the profound meaning of this sentence with his life. His life is busy and ordinary, but he has never stopped pursuing and yearning for a better life.

In his early years, Uncle Charlie and his wife worked hard in the fields. Their sweat brought their children’s growth and family happiness. They did not seek wealth and honor but only wished that their family would live in peace and harmony. However, as time passed, the death of his wife brought about earth-shaking changes in Uncle Charlie’s life.

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