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These 30 Things Worn Down Over Time Says Interesting Stories


These 30 Things Worn Down Over Time Says Interesting Stories

‘Time and tide wait for no man.’

Indeed, time and tide wait for no man on earth. Being one of the old sayings, it is however certainly very true. Predating Modern English and going all the way back to 1225, this old saying has stood the test of time, mainly because it’s simple, a basic truth when something or a product entails longevity.

A list compiled by Waterballoon, is an epic of all sorts of products and things that have faced up to the unstoppable rotation of time and still surviving.

Their unique beauty and attractions lie in the stories they tell. And the wear and tear of gravity, friction as well as the repeated variation in weather gives an exact idea of the kind of existence these objects had experienced over the years. It does tell a lot about the individuals that had used them.

Just, scroll down to check out this list for yourself. You definitely will be wowed.

#1 My Brother And I Each Received Identical Teddy Bears When We Were Born. I Loved Mine Just A Bit More…


#2 The Glass Globe Of This Light Focused The Sunlight Enough To Burn The Suns Path In The Grass


#3 Moving Around Dumbells With My Foot Wore My Shoes Into Showing My Foots Skeletal Pattern


#4 Good Boy Spotted In Prague


#5 This Dog’s Favorite Spot


#6 The Cover Of George Orwell’s, “1984,” Becomes Less Censored With Wear


#7 Pigment Stripped From Leaf Because It Spent So Much Time In A Pool


#8 The Way The Sun Has Weathered This Sign So It Looks Like Its Heavy Metal Style


#9 My Girlfriend’s Cat Paces Using The Same Steps Each Day


#10 The Flooring In The Waiting Area At This Pizzeria Is So Worn You Can See The Old Floor


#11 The Wire Has Worn Into This Rock After Years Of Hikers Walking Over It


#12 This Key After 10 Years Of Entering Orders At My Grandmothers Shop


#13 Cobb’s Mat From Eager Tapping When He Hears The Car Pull Up


#14 All The Letters On My Gf’s Lotion Bottle Started Falling Off


#15 The Comparison Of Right Handed And Left Handed People At My High School


#16 Fake Door At IKEA


#17 These Knives At My Work Have Been Used So Much They’re Almost Gone


#18 14 Years Of Scratches


#19 My Dad Has Had The Same Wallet For So Long His Driver’s License Photo Is Imprinted On The Plastic


#20 Our Local Barber Has Been In Business For As Long As I Can Remember. The Metal Floor Is Worn Down Where He Walks Round The Only Chair Each Day


#21 I’ve Worn Each Hole In This Belt


#22 My Sheaffer Reminder Ballpoint Pen. This Has Been In My Pocket Every Weekday For The Last 15 Years. It Used To Belong To My Grand-Father. I Know He Used It Because The Brass Was Already Starting To Wear Through When I Got It. They Still Make The Refills For It


#23 My Mom Bought The Same Stuffed Animal For My Sister In Case She Lost It. After 16 Years, We Found All Four Of Them


#24 The Wear Indicators On My Tires Show A Percentage Representative Of The Amount Of Tread Left.


#25 Store Doorbell


#26 My Grandma’s Carpet After Moving Her Bed For The First Time In 60 Years


#27 This Wall Broke Exposing Years Of Layers Of Paint


#28 Fax Machine/Scanner Used So Heavily, The Paper Has Cut The Plastic Over Time


#29 Staples From Posters After Four Decades


#30 Stairs Built In 1829 vs. 2005


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