Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Happiness this year?!?!?!

A recent suvey states that 33 is the happiest age to be.  One of the researchers who conducted the study found that "The age of thirty-three is enough time to have shaken off childhood naivety and the wild scheming of teen-aged years without losing the energy and enthusiasm of youth," she said. "By this age innocence has been lost, but our sense of reality is mixed with a strong sense of hope, a 'can do' spirit, and a healthy belief in our own talents and abilities". 

Innocence lost?  Check.  Mixed sense of reality?  Check again.  Strong sense of hope?  Sure, every so often for a fleeting second.  Then, I get my period.  Ha!  Eff you, universe. 

But in all seriously, I really do hope I am happier @ 33 than I am @ 32.  Or was @ 29, 30 or 31.  Ah, to go back & be the naive 28 year old, newly married, without a clue her lady garden had slugs (or whatever) & there would be no flowers blooming without some major treatments with Miracle-Gro if she was lucky!

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