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'New Order' turned into 'Old Order' and is now 'Don't You Dare Order' - The Audiophile Man
You know, age is a weird thing. Getting old, which is a subtly but arguably more important difference, is weirder still. I’m 52 which, these days, is not old at all. Yet, I realise that I have quirks and my little ways. My likes and dislikes, my habits and traditions. Silly things that make me smile. Sillier things that make me grumpy. Age is primarily the reason for that. Well, it is and it isn’t. Maybe it’s more to do with experience…although that is inextricably linked to age too, of course. As you go through life you tend to filter everything you see, say and do. When you come across something new, you’re very open to ideas and strange methods and the like. You haven’t experienced it before. Once you repeat the process, go to the same place a few times, see the same thing, listen to the same music, whatever it is, then you begin to make decisions, you make choices, you filter. So, if you are walking towards your favourite cafe, you already know which table you want because it is out of the sun in the summer/by the radiator in the winter, well away from families with …