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THE AGE OF 24

Last week I was watching a late night show were one of the topics where adulthood. At which age are you really an adult? Isn’t this different for each individual? Some of us want to grow up so fast, while others like to be young forever. So when do we see ourselves as adults? Most of my relatives had kids before the age of 24   One of the talk show guests says recent studies show you’re mature and independent enough to live on your own at the age of 24. This study claims you strong enough to avoid temptation, make the right decisions and actually have the urge to make something out of your life. Most of my relatives had kids before the age of 24. I always thought this was absurd, trading in your best years, your twenties, for something that could easily wait till my thirties. The fear of wasting my best years are always haunting me. What if I wasted my best nights? Getting hungover, making bad decisions and regretting everything …