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    Bad- not able to do certain stuff
    Good- not an adult yet
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    (Original post by HAlice4)
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    Best:
    Can finally start driving
    More responsibility than a 'teenager' but less responsibility than an adult
    Still slightly carefree from the stress of adult life

    Worst:
    It's a bit of an awkward age because you are older than school kids, but too young for university
    Half of my friends are 18 so they can go out but I can't
    A Levels and school in general is becoming so tiresome and unbearable tbh
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    I still can't drive :rofl:

    (Original post by GW43125)
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    +Can be a lot more independant

    -Life is much more stressful with A levels
    -No longer able to use child tickets (I travel a lot so that's a problem for me)
    -Not quite young enough to be an innocent child, but not quite old enough to be classed as an adult.
    It gets worse at uni

    (Original post by 1secondsofvamps)
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    Bad- not able to do certain stuff
    Good- not an adult yet
    What do you want to do? :holmes:
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    (Original post by UWS)
    I still can't drive :rofl:



    It gets worse at uni



    What do you want to do? :holmes:
    Not me personally because I don't have a social life anyway but stuff like drinking and clubbing. This girl in my class had to use a fake ID to go clubbing (with her friends who are already 18), but basically her parents found out and she got kicked out of her house lol
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    (Original post by UWS)
    - Nobody likes you when you're 23
    maybe people just don't like you... i was liked at 23
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    (Original post by Nerry)
    maybe people just don't like you... i was liked at 23
    It's somewhat true and it's a song lyric
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    28. Although I've got a bit of a baby face so still get id'd very occasionally(and then give myself an imaginary fist bump ).

    Now closer to 30 than 25 and it feels grim.

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    You think that's bad mate, I still can't drive.
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    (Original post by JamesN88)
    28. Although I've got a bit of a baby face so still get id'd very occasionally(and then give myself an imaginary fist bump ).

    Now closer to 30 than 25 and it feels grim.

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    You think that's bad mate, I still can't drive.
    Are you going to learn? I started once I graduated from uni but then the job came and now I have no energy to learn to drive so I've stopped. Guess i'll never learn at all...

    high 5 for the baby face though :five:
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    (Original post by UWS)
    Are you going to learn? I started once I graduated from uni but then the job came and now I have no energy to learn to drive so I've stopped. Guess i'll never learn at all...

    high 5 for the baby face though :five:
    Ha ha, being a mature student it's helpful as I don't stick out like a sore thumb.

    I probably will do at some point just so I've got a license, although I don't have any burning desire to. I've used a 125 bike on L-plates in the past but a car was never practical due to the volume of traffic on my old commute.

    Now I live 5 minutes walk from campus so it'd be a waste of money really.
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    (Original post by JamesN88)
    Ha ha, being a mature student it's helpful as I don't stick out like a sore thumb.

    I probably will do at some point just so I've got a license, although I don't have any burning desire to. I've used a 125 bike on L-plates in the past but a car was never practical due to the volume of traffic on my old commute.

    Now I live 5 minutes walk from campus so it'd be a waste of money really.
    What are you studying now? I wanna do my postgraduate degree too Sick of working lol

    I've never needed to drive so far and my commute to work is 45 mins so pointless driving (it's in London too so can't even park)
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    + Moving out in September
    - All my friends are adults.
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      (Original post by UWS)
      What are you studying now? I wanna do my postgraduate degree too Sick of working lol

      I've never needed to drive so far and my commute to work is 45 mins so pointless driving (it's in London too so can't even park)
      Computer Science. I'm in first year at Leicester.

      Lol, I lost the appetite for a motorbike after crashing into a car and going over the handlebars so I'll be on 4 wheels if I ever do get back on the road. It's unlikely though.
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      Best: no wrinkles
      Worst: getting asked for my ID constantly smh
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      25, nearly 26

      Best? Living independently and running my own life.

      Worst?
      Being asked when you're buying a house and why you aren't engaged yet every time you see your extended family.
      Losing touch with all your friends when they move away/settle down. It's almost impossible making new friends at this age.
      The realisation that your youth has gone and you didn't make the most of it.
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      (Original post by SinsNotTragedies)
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      Best: no wrinkles
      Worst: getting asked for my ID constantly smh
      Bit young for TSR at 6 huh :holmes:
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      Worst: I have to work
      Best: I get paid
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      +clubs, easy access to booze
      -I can actually get arrested and charged as an adult now which sucks
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      (Original post by MadVisionary)
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      +clubs, easy access to booze
      -I can actually get arrested and charged as an adult now which sucks
      Well, what were you planning on doing? :holmes:
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      (Original post by UWS)
      Well, what were you planning on doing? :holmes:
      arson probably
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      + I've aged better than the majority of my former classmates. I laugh at their wrinkly baldness.
      + I'm a fully grown, scary man now, so people are less likely to give me jip.

      - The horror of having achieved nowt by this age.
      - I feel like an awkward pervert lusting after 19 year olds
      - I'll soon enough be 40, which is pretty much 50, which is not far from 60 and then I'll blink and wake up being buried alive as an 80 year old.
     
     
     
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