drop a hint
to casually make a hint or suggestion about something
The clerk dropped a hint that he wanted to transfer to a new department.
Myth about Aging
Youre Bound to Become Senile
Most of us just assume that forgetfulness and senility come with old age The truth, however, is that most older people dont experience a significant decline in their mental abilities There are more than a hundred other illnesses that can cause memory loss and apparent senility, but many of these are treatable , So while you may forget where you put your keys from time to time, theres a good chance youll remain sharp well into your golden years Those who do experience a serious loss of memory or cognitive ability are usually affected by a degenerative disease such as Alzheimers And not all people get Alzheimers about 1 in 8 people over