Why your life seems to be speeding up

It’s simple maths really.

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One unnerving aspect of getting older is that life seems to speed up. Feeling that whoosh as time rushes past can be disheartening and may leave you wondering how to slow down time.

In a conversation with my friend about this topic, they made an off-hand comment that this was simple maths:




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