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    Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Lame, but the previous thread had me feeling all old and like there's not much to look forward to other than nose hairs, glasses, and hurting when I get out of bed every day.

    What is good about getting older?

    I like finally having the income, free time, and wherewithal to travel and do all of the things I couldn't wait to do when I was younger.

    I like not having to live with roommates/siblings or share my food.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    My young man cares are slipping away. Filter comes off more often than it used to.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post

    I like finally having the income, free time, and wherewithal to travel and do all of the things I couldn't wait to do when I was younger.

    I like not having to live with roommates/siblings or share my food.
    You obviously don't have children... Sorry, I don't mean to rain on your feel good thread, but those things are all temporary (if you choose to procreate).



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    my own place
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    no sitting in class




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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    Lame, but the previous thread had me feeling all old and like there's not much to look forward to other than nose hairs, glasses, and hurting when I get out of bed every day.

    What is good about getting older?

    I like finally having the income, free time, and wherewithal to travel and do all of the things I couldn't wait to do when I was younger.

    I like not having to live with roommates/siblings or share my food.
    Still in my mid-20s and trying to save money, so I have three roommates. I wouldn't wish that on anyone past college.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Kids.


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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    I stopped caring what other people think. If they don't like me, meh.

    I think through the consequences of things now, which generally makes my decisions end better.


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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    Kids.
    And this.


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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Buy basically whatever I want....


    As long as my girlfriend hasn't already spent that paycheck.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    My grown kids. They turned out great.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    You obviously don't have children... Sorry, I don't mean to rain on your feel good thread, but those things are all temporary (if you choose to procreate).
    No, I don't have kids. And I don't plan on completely giving up the things I enjoy now if I do. Plenty of friends/family have just as active a social life as they did pre-kids.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Being able to have an excuse for selective hearing. I still hear pretty good when I want to.


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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Quote Originally Posted by CLONECONES View Post
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    these too.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    Save money on haircuts, dolla dolla bill.



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    Re: Spinoff: What do you like about getting older?

    It is nice getting to the point where you can just get something when you want or need it. Having kids is awesome beyond compare.



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