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    Jan 13, 2015

    15 Amazing Things To Look Forward To When You're Older

    Three words: cake for dinner.

    We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the best part about getting older. Here are the wise results.

    1. Taking a nap is more socially acceptable.

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    2. You care less about what other people think of you.

    Submitted by Megan Hungate (Facebook)

    3. You become BFFs with your parents, and it's super awesome.

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    4. You can choose to have cake and wine for dinner every night.

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    Submitted by MeliMarnies.

    5. Your sexual experiences are 1,000 times better, and not at all awkward.

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    Submitted by Nancy Elizabeth Brokmeier (Facebook)

    6. You love spending a quiet night in with a few good friends and avoiding all social obligations.

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    7. You aren't hesitant to speak your truthful mind.

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    Submitted by CatSweetDee.

    8. You choose whom you want to be friends with...

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    9. And you can count on them for anything.

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    Submitted by Danielle Robinson (Facebook)

    10. You're not as afraid to take a risk when it comes to your job.

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    11. You no longer maintain relationships with people who make you feel bad.

    Submitted by sarahc4f707250a.

    12. You also don't waste your time on dramatic situations.

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    13. You have financial independence from your parents.

    14. Younger people look to you for sound advice, and you feel super wise because of it.

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    Submitted by kohaku84.

    15. And you've been through enough shit to know everything will be OK.

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    Submitted by johannal4da507826.

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