bart_calendar (bart_calendar) wrote,


Had a dream that I was actually born in the late 1800s and simply aged really slowly. Like not that I was immortal just that I had an unusually large lifespan so that today even though I was about 140 I looked and felt about 35.

In the dream it kept getting harder and harder to live in the world and hide that I was so much older than everyone else. As physical labor became less in demand it became harder and harder do find work because I couldn't exactly show a college diploma from 1908. And, as modern technology came to be and records were kept it became hard to even see a doctor since you'd need a referral and medical records and I didn't want anyone to know how old I was because I didn't want to be treated like a freak.

The only person who did know was my shrink and I said to her "The problem with this world is that people used to get really excited if they saw a bi-plane in the sky. Now there are jets overhead everyday and nobody notices or cares anymore."
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