Going Bald Taught Me Not to Care About Stupid Shit

The cool thing about getting older is you learn what doesn’t really matter

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A bald man.

This is all I am now, I thought to myself.

One of them. The men with no hair.

I gazed into the mirror and applied a gray paste carefully to the top of my head with a…