aldaaty whaahon
aldaaty whaahon voted up Didge Doo's answer

To a child, a year is a pretty high percentage of their entire lifetime. The older you get, the smaller the percentage, so any given period seems to pass more quickly.

On another tack, kids have less to interest them. They like to play, and why not? They're kids. One video game, one TV soap, … Read more