Methuselah

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(Old Testament) a patriarch (grandfather of Noah) who is said to have lived 969 years

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It is probably in this context that we have to try to understand the improbably long (as measured in "years") lives of Methusalem, Noah etc.
Another juvenile who will be suited by the step up in trip is the Tim Easterby-trained French Fellow, who goes for the Methusalem Median Auction Maiden Stakes (3.
A woman stay round uh store till she get old as Methusalem and still can't cut a little thing like a plug of tobacco
Research Funding: University Research Fund of the University of Antwerp; Foundation for Alzheimer Research (SAOFMA); Institute Born-Bunge; Fund for Scientific Research--Flanders (FWO); Interuniversity Attraction Poles (IAP) Program P7/16 of the Belgian Science Policy Office; Flemish Government Methusalem Excellence Program, Belgium.
Terry Mills can be on the mark at Redcar with Dont Worry Bout Me in the Methusalem Median Auction Maiden Stakes (3.