The other day I heard that Doris Day, the singer, received an unexpected present for her 93rd birthday. She was given her original birth certificate, and she discovered she was really 95. What a shock! But suppose she has been sweet sixteen, able to smoke, but not drink alcohol, and was told she was now eighteen, and the big bad adult world was open to her? Or that she was twelve, and was now fourteen? Or in reverse, that she was sixteen, and was now only fourteen? Here’s a What If for writers to consider.