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One entrance, one exit, and living the ages in between

Explore what age means to you with this prompt

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One man in his time plays many parts,
His acts being seven ages [William Shakespeare]

How do we transition between the stages of our lives? What is the modern equivalent of the seven ages? When does someone become a teenager




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