Friends and foes of mortality will want to check out the Times's story about Tremain Billings, 91, who chronicles the comings, goings, and in-betweens of Princeton Class of '33.
"This is from Oct. 9, 2002:
Maddy Haythe has had a tough time. The week after Christmas, he fell and broke seven ribs. After returning home, he fell and broke his glasses, puncturing his right eye and losing sight in that eye. He says, "I'm fine otherwise." Henry Thompson writes, "feeble but still extant!""