|So as long as I look like this as I age, I really won't mind|
(photo by Efloch)
Noun. Early 19th century.
[Latin, from canus white.]
MEDICINE. Whitening or greying of the hair.
Grey hair - canities - holds no fear for the self-assured man, especially with grey-haired pretty boys such as George Clooney blazing the silver trail. And it's a pleasingly neutral word, unlike the etymology of alopecia, which quite frankly is just insulting.
Do you have canities?
Do you fear them?
Do you have any favourite becanitied celebrities?
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