Someone Living was blogging earlier about his first grey eyebrow hair. This really got me thinking about age and how we all see ourselves. No-one actually thinks they are their own age do they? You know when you’re talking to someone and you say “blah blah happened about 5 or 6 years ago…” and then you realise it was more like 20 years ago! What age do you actually think you are in your head? I think I’m about 27 and actually I’m 35.
I was shopping yesterday with my teenager and found myself ooooooogling and aaaahhhhing over things that look like this:
When really I should have been in M&S granny department looking at things like this:
What's even more upsetting is that I'm 147 on Mercury!