Geezer-Dad Dilemma!

Richard Gere’s Secret Fears Over New Baby

69-year-old dad-to-be may not live to see kid grow up!

Richard Gere is going to be a dad again at 69 — but he’s terrified he won’t live to see his new baby grow up! The aging “Chicago” star and his much-younger wife, 35-year-old Spanish publicist Alejandra Silva, announced they were expecting on Sept. 16, but insiders revealed to The National ENQUIRER that his joy was muted by the reality he will likely never see the baby’s 20th birthday! “He knows he’s extremely old to be a father,” our source whispered. “He can do the math — and it’s made him very aware his time is limited.” Read on for details of Richard’s paternal concerns, and click here for more celebrity baby talk….