100-year-old woman says drinking wine is key to a long, happy life

Florence Bearse could be on to something here.

The American recently celebrated her 100-year-old milestone birthday. And of course, many people and local news were curious on one question - what was the secret to reaching to living for 100 years?

"I like my wine,” she told them. “Don’t take it away from me!”

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Florence spent most of her life running a restaurant for years, dedicating her life to serving others before retiring.

She celebrated her centenarian with her friends and family at her rehabilitation centre home, cake, balloons, and of course - red wine.

But wine wasn't her only suggestion to having a long life...

"Don't take any baloney!” she told the news station.

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