Prov. 16:31 Gray hair is a crown of glory;
it is gained in a righteous life.
Prov. 17:6 Grandchildren are the crown of the aged,
and the glory of children is their parents.
Here are more nuggets of wisdom that we get from Solomon. Gray hair only comes when one has lived a long life. People who die young, possibly at the hands of their own folly never get to have that gray hair. Wisdom says that this "crown of glory" comes from having lived a righteous life. At the same time it is those with gray hair that are probably the grandparents as well. Not only is gray hair a crown, but so are grandchildren. And the children are proud of their parents for the way in which the parents have lived and become glory for their own children.
Today's Scriptures brought me right to my parents. My mother has the most beautiful gray/white hair. I remember when she finally started "letting it go." That was a little har…