Here come the clichés: How is it October 31st and not mid-April? Where did the last 10 months go? Why are there less than eight weeks until Christmas?
As a child, I remember so clearly moaning about being bored through the long summer holidays, and wishing time would pass faster - and my mum and granny would tell me how time goes faster the older you get. In that case, I must be about 84 now...