Oldest mum?

July 19, 2009

This 69-year-old woman was not the “world’s oldest mum.” My own mother is 83, and I know many other mothers who are older than she is.

R.C.

Yes, I know. We fall into this writing trap too often. Obviously what we wanted to say was that she gave birth at the most advanced age, not that she was the oldest mother: GBU Editor

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