Humans 101

Psychological Tricks for Handling a Midlife Crisis

How to feel less bummed and more grateful as you age

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My husband and I went for our annual eye checkup, and I was told I needed reading glasses. My husband, who is 10 years older than me, smiled and said, “Darling, this is just the beginning.”