People over 30 are sharing the cliches about growing older that they didn’t believe and turned out to be true

One of the downsides of being young is that it can occasionally feel as though the world is full of people telling you ‘wait until you get old!’ and telling you exactly how you’re going to feel when you hit, say, 30.

And most of the tie you simply don’t believe them. Except a lot of the things you’re told turn out to be true, so very true, and it was this that prompted @exfatalist to ask this on Twitter.

And it’s fair to say she garnered a response. A big response. And here are 23 favourites that rung most true with us.

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