Urgent help required?
There are some people I meet that are always asking about my age, which I hate answering because I look older than my actual age. What should I say next time when people ask without giving out my actual age? Is there a way to avoid this question or to counter politely? I'm going to be asked this question again at my birthday party which I hate answering. Pls help
- sidLv 43 years agoFavorite Answer
You may make it a humour by saying you are 100 years old by laughing.
Or you can be serious and say "please dont ask" by smiling and shaking your head. Then the other person will ask why. To this you can say 'just dont please'
and he will stop asking.
- marys.mommaLv 73 years ago
"Only my mother knows for sure!"
"Somewhere between fifteen and fifty – I don't remember any more!"
- EdnaLv 73 years ago
Tell them that you're old enough to know better, but you're young enough not to care. ]
- Pearl LLv 73 years ago
just tell them its personal and youd rather not give your age out
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- Kiss Me KateLv 73 years ago
"How old are you?"
"Old enough to know I'd better not answer that question!"
big smile and walk away
- .Lv 73 years ago
"I'm twenty-five again" or "why do you want to know" or "you tell me how old you are and I'll tell you how old I am."
- linkus86Lv 73 years ago
Carry a sign stating your age.
- OnlookerLv 73 years ago
Older than I look.
- Andy CLv 73 years ago
It's a birthday party. People ask your age!
Just reply "Old enough."
Or "Older than you."
Or "One doesn't ask a lady."
- ZolLv 73 years ago
You could just ask them why they need to know?
If it's a birthday party (& you're not an adult) it's reasonable to ask a person's age, but however old you are you could always tell them 'I'd rather not say'.