McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

June 27, 2014

Age is just a number

Staff report

McALESTER — Bonnie Waters grew up in Eufaula, graduated high school at 16. She says soon after she graduated, she began to work for a lawyer in Eufaula. Her pay starting out was $30 a month working five days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Waters loves to read and listen to music. She said her favorite book was “Gone With the Wind.”

“I couldn’t put it down,” Waters said.

She adds that it still took a long time to read it and mentions how big the book is.

Nowadays, Waters listens to audio books and classical music.