Although the sisters feel the effects of aging as much as anyone, they stay active and healthy. They do "daily yoga exercises," say their prayers, and eat their vitamins—just like Hulk Hogan always wanted (7.31.6).
Bessie hasn't softened in her old age. She still tells people like it is, saving her compassionate side for animals and children. Sadie, on the other hand, has learned to become a bit more like Bessie.
One time, a group of kids from "a gang from the Bronx" decide to hang out and cause trouble outside their house (7.31.25). Sadie gives them a stern talking to and that's that.