And now that you have recalled this time, where are we now? Have we left the culture we changed over the last five decades for the better? Who are we now? Are we still a group to be reckoned with? Do we -- can we -- continue to shape the world around us? Yes, perhaps we have changed the world and it has changed us, but once upon a time there were simpler days.
Some of us old hippies are over 60 years of age and eligible for Medicare. The remainder are arguably still in our late '40s and mid '50s, and now it's time to remember. It's an opportunity to understand how we arrived at this time and place, the autumn of our years.