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Theresa Rogenski chuckles at Tom while he kicks back on a bed for sale at The Big E this past fall after a long day walking behind Theresa. At age 64, it can be exhausting for Tom to be on his feet for hours at a time, but as long as he's behind Theresa, he doesn't seem to mind. “Some people make a big deal about the age difference between us,” says Tom. “But we don't give two hoots about age. Age is just a number.”

Theresa Rogenski chuckles at Tom while he kicks back on a bed for sale at The Big E this past fall after a long day walking behind Theresa. At age 64, it can be exhausting for Tom to be on his feet for hours at a time, but as long as he's behind Theresa, he doesn't seem to mind. “Some people make a big deal about the age difference between us,” says Tom. “But we don't give two hoots about age. Age is just a number.”