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Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

According to a new survey by One Poll, these are the signs you are turning into your parents.

I have to admit that I am getting more like my parents everyday! – Maryann

  • You dress for comfort, not fashion

  • You start to realize that most of the time, your parents were right all along

  • You think that all modern music is terrible

  • Falling asleep on the sofa

  • You use the same phrases, like: “You’re not going out like that”

  • You save all old boxes, tins and bags, “just in case”

  • You tell your kids off in the same way

  • You rely on your kids for tech support

  • You get obsessed with weather reports

  • You’re constantly nagging

  • You get your first grey hairs

  • You pick the same arguments they did

  • You get past the age they were when they had you

  • Telling the same joked again and again

  • You tell your kids off by using their full name

  • Regularly using the phrase “Go ask your mum/dad”

  • When you leave the bathroom in the morning, you realise it now has “a smell” you recognise from your own childhood

  • Your kids mock your fashion sense

  • You have the same driving habits

  • You look in the mirror one day and realize you look like them