In this series, Talia Piccini takes us through the alphabet to define our generation’s take on what it means to be an adult. Or something like that.
The linguistics journal American Speech has given these definitions for Adulting:
- to behave in an adult manner; engage in activities associated with adulthood
- to make someone behave like an adult; turn someone into an adult
‘H’ is for…
H is for “Heeeeey you up?” No heffa. I am not. It is 8:35 pm and I have been in bed for 34 minutes. I am 35 years old with a full-time job, and a home to take care of. Leave me be.