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How old is too old to become a parent?


A 72 year old man and his 27 year old wife are expecting their first baby. Is this fair to the child that his father may not be around to watch him grow up?

 

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Best Answer Linda Bryen (liesl5858) says

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    Stacie L 2 years ago

    A young, healthy 72 year old dad may be good for a few years but he wont be able to keep up with a youngster. Is it fair to the child?


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    Stacie L 2 years ago

    Yes many kids grow up with one parent....it's all too common today.

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    Stacie L 2 years ago

    Yes a parent can die at any age but a 72 year old only has a few good years left.


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    Stacie L 2 years ago

    Yes the child will miss out on a lot with an elderly dad.

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Lovely Evaine (Evane) says

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