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Gee, thanks, Christophe. You just had to go a bring out the statistics to
prove that I'm now past the median. Sigh. Oh, well. It happens to everyone.

On Friday, February 2, 2018, Christophe Grandsire-Koevoets <
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> As someone who is close to the middle of the range shown so far (younger
> member is 13, oldest member is 77, middle of that range is 45, I'll be 42
> in less than two months), I can only applaud, and laud the fact that in
> this diverse bunch (not only in age, but in all imaginable demographic
> features), we all see each other as equals.
>
> On 2 February 2018 at 16:05, Tony Harris <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> > Actually, I would like to take just a moment to thank Ray and Charlie,
> > both for their long dedication to our craft, and also because I'm now in
> my
> > mid-50s and have been feeling old of late, but the fact that both of them
> > are over 20 years older than I am and still actively conlanging and going
> > strong, which is incredibly encouraging!
> >
> >
> > On 02/02/2018 09:50 AM, ATMunn wrote:
> >
> >> I'm 13. :)
> >>
> >> On 2/2/2018 6:30 AM, Raymond Brown wrote:
> >>
> >>> On 02/02/2018 05:58, RKRts Animations wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Is it easy for you to find other conlangers your age or are most of
> >>>> them younger?
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>> So far everyone, including Charlie, who's replied to this thread is
> >>> younger!
> >>>
> >>> I'm probably one of the youngest people here, I'm 14.
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>> Possibly - though I suspect there are other teenagers on this list.
> I'd
> >>> be surprised if there were not.
> >>>
> >>> But when I was 14, I could find no other conlanger either younger nor
> >>> older than myself.  In those far off days there was no Internet or,
> >>> indeed, personal computers.  Even private telephones were not exactly
> >>> common.
> >>>
> >>> Ray
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 1, 2018 6:24 PM, "C. Brickner" wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> I'm 77 with a mind sharp as a tack. Can't say the same for the old
> >>>>> body, though.
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>> Know how you feel.  :)
> >>>
> >>> Retired now, so no longer surrounded by the younger set. I'd like
> >>>>> to think that conlanging played a part in keeping my mind active.
> >>>>> Been doing it 40+ years.
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>> IIRC my first conlang was 68 years ago.
> >>>
> >>> Ray.
> >>>
> >>
>
>
> --
> Christophe Grandsire-Koevoets
> President of the Language Creation Society (http://conlang.org/)
>
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