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As time progresses, we tend to feel that each year is relatively faster.

I propose that the reasoning for this is because of the fact that the proportion of the additional year to one's entire lifetime is decreasing as time progresses.
In other words, if a 5 year old is going on year 6, the additional year is (1/5) 20% of his or her entire life, so therefore the additional year seems to "feel" like a long time. If this individual grows to be 20 years old, the next additional year is (1/20) 5% of their life. I believe this is the reasoning for the feeling of each additional year in one's life to feel "faster."

Any thoughts or other ideas?

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  • Oct 6 2012: Time,as well as space fluctuate between the observer and the way it's perceived through that conscienceness. Because human beings perceive time, space and reality in a familular uniqe so to speak way doesn't provide it with the bases to label it as the 'Right or true perception'.
    Our perception of time is the same wave of time that's shared with many other observers although perceived in many unique ways (in the material physical reality).
    This being said, it seems that time doesn't exist or space for that matter.
    The illusion is determined by the observer.

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