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With a spark of rebellion we have a group of residents set up the Old But Not Yet Dead club whereby they support each other through their difficulties, declining health and tragedies. They organise day trips which does them a world of good in enlivening their days.
This club comes to be envied by the rest of the inmates. After mulling it over for a while, Hendrik downloads a scooter which leads to a number of incidents and adventures.
There is a strong element of growing old disgracefully which I could only applaud. Interspersed are the sorrows of getting older, dementia, strokes, the failing body and losing friends to death. There is a strong social and political commentary such as on the shortfalls in funding and the rules the elderly have to live under that drain their life force unnecessarily.
The story is laced with wisdom and its themes have a universality that crosses borders of the specifics of a Dutch Care Home to be issues of global concern for all of us. Embed Size px. Start on.
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National Library Board Singapore. Search Search Search Browse menu. Sign in. Recent updates. Description Creators Details Hendrik Groen may be old, but he is far from dead and isn't planning to be buried any time soon.
And when Eefje moves in - the woman Hendrik has always longed for - he polishes his shoes and his teeth , grooms what's left of his hair and attempts to make something of the life he has left, with hilarious, tender and devastating consequences.