Everybody is born, but not everyone has the chance to take this ride into their 20's, or 30's, let alone their 50's or 60's.
Growing old is a privilege. And a privilege that holds some responsibility. When you're on this side of the fence, you're expected to carry out certain tasks and actions that not only affect our present lives but honor those who've fallen.
Live life with that responsibility. Embrace and exploit it.