The 25-45 age-group: from a future of splendid and lonely isolation to the new communities and groups of the future

Added on 19th Jun 2006

We have to be careful about what the word "ageing" really means, because we have to keep lifting the definition of "old". Half of the girls born after 2001 will live beyond 100. Interestingly, the average length of a marriage hasn't changed in the last 200 years. It's always been roughly 20 years. Before, it was death: now, it's divorce.

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