> 3. I'm 27, and have been carless for all but 2 of my 11 car-aged
>years. I just got a car, a 1993 Nissan Sentra. How did I *ever*
>live without a car? Now, whenever I want something, I just go get
>it. Before, there would be elaborate schemes to get someone to drive
>me, or plan to stop somewhere on the way to somewhere else.
This sounds like my definition for adulthood (plagiarized from Seinfeld): "Now, when I want to eat a cookie, I just eat a cookie."