Things We Have Now That We Didn’t Have Then

WE’RE ALL GETTING OLDER, and with age comes some unpleasant things like pain and loss. But we also have things we enjoy now that we didn’t have when we were younger. Material things are perhaps the obvious example, but the things that truly fulfill us are more important. 

What have you discovered as you’ve gotten older? What has become the shiny new object, the ultimate keeper of your happiness and contentment? Could it be grandchildren? A renewed relationship? Life experiences? A lack of distractions?

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