Old Is the New HappyBy TARA PARKER-POPE
Like a fine wine, happiness apparently improves with age, as Nicholas Bakalar reports in today’s Science Times.
People start out at age 18 feeling pretty good about themselves, and then, apparently, life begins to throw curve balls. They feel worse and worse until they hit 50. At that point, there is a sharp reversal, and people keep getting happier as they age. By the time they are 85, they are even more satisfied with themselves than they were at 18.
To learn more, read the full story:http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/05/31/old-is-the-new-happy/
ANOTHER BENEFIT OF BEING A LITTLE OLDER: YOU GET ALL THE EXERCISE YOU NEED BY JUST PUSHING YOUR LUCK. (I KNOW THAT WAS PRETTY BAD) BUT I STILL APPRECIATE YOU STOPPING BY.