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23 Truths That All Old Souls Will Relate To

If you're only as old as you feel, then we're 1,082.

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1. Anyone even a single day younger than you is a "youth."

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And youths are scary.

2. And there's nothing more frightening to you than a group of teens laughing.

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This was true when you were a teen, and it's true now.

3. You find yourself complaining about "REAL music" versus "music these days."

The only "real" music existed when you were a teen and everything else is A GARBAGE FIRE.
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The only "real" music existed when you were a teen and everything else is A GARBAGE FIRE.

4. Just the thought of music festivals makes you exhausted.

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More like Couchella. Haha.

5. You've had weird aches and pains all your life.

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Your body is basically a bunch of popsicle sticks held together with gum.

6. You do not relate to people who say things like "back in my party days," because you never had 'em.

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Do you mean when you stayed up past 10? Sounds fake, but OK.

7. You've been known to enjoy an early bird special from time to time.

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Dinner at 5? Sure. Dinner at every hour sounds great.

8. For you, pre-gaming means attempting to come up with excuses to stay home and go to sleep early, away from youths.

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"I am washing my eyelashes that night, sorry."

9. You have never understood the allure of Spring Break.

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Vacation is for sleep, fools.

10. You've been known to complain about heartburn and gas. A lot.

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You've always had the digestive system of a 182-year-old.

11. Your basic emotions are happy (and tired), sad (and tired), and very tired.

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Wow, being exhausted is tiring.

12. You're allergic to clubs.

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Why be in a dark room filled with drunk people when you could be at home, drunk off two glasses of wine and asleep by 10:37 p.m.?

13. You have seriously considered purchasing a Life Alert.

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What if you fall and break a hip and can't answer the door when the pizza guy comes?!

14. You watch home shopping channels.

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"This sure beats shopping in person or from the comfort of the internet!"

15. You never understand what youths are saying.

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"What's that bae bae dance all the fleeky thots are doing?"

16. Fashion trends confuse and frighten you.

"Does this crop top bucket skort look nice?"
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"Does this crop top bucket skort look nice?"

17. Birthdays mean pretty much nothing to you.

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They don't matter when you've basically been 64 your entire life.

18. Everything is WAY TOO LOUD, ALWAYS.

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Kids these days with their loud EDMs and such.

19. Awards show season exists to remind you how out of touch you are with pop culture.

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"What's a Shawn Mendes?"

20. Your motto is "I'm too old for this shit," regardless of your actual age.

"Come to my party!""I'm too old for this shit.""Um. We're both 13."
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"Come to my party!"

"I'm too old for this shit."

"Um. We're both 13."

21. You wouldn't dream of leaving home without a sweater.

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"It's FREEZING on this beach, yikes."

22. You know that activities like knitting and crocheting are fun, soothing, and creative.

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Also, knitting needles act as great weapons against youths.

23. And the best part? You're totally comfortable with who you are.

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Because with age (or just feeling old), comes giving fewer shits about things in general, and caring more about the things that really matter.

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