READERS DISCUSS: The freedom of teenage years appeals

SOME say they wouldn't want to be a teenager again, even if you paid them to do it. Others say they love to be a teen again.

Regardless of whether you would be a teen again or not, there should be at least one thing you miss the most about that time of your life.

So we asked: What do you miss most about being a teenager?

Bobby-Lee McQuire - Everything.....No social media or this technology we have today. Kids were kids and lived life. Now look at society

Kieran Powell - 0 responsibilities....unless you didn't wear a condom

Louise Langley - being able to stay awake past 10pm and not feel tired or need coffee to stay awake.

Brittany Munday-Barber - Looking forward to those weekend sleep ins knowing you didn't have to get up for school.

Melinda Robb - Being young and feeling healthy and energetic!!!

Hohepa Kenneth McKenzie - Going to the nightclubs in NZ and having lots of girlfriends...

Wagwan Savage - Having no cares in the world

Awhina J Williams - Freedom

Jennifer Tupper - My friends

Rhonda Muldoon - Going to boarding school, loved the boarding part, not the going to school part so much. lol.

Lyn Morgan - Nothing.

Julie Real - Having heaps of energy

Sarah Anne Schulz - Less responsibility

Ebony Hawkins - Less complication. Not missing people all the time as u were with those who mattered. Life was more simple.

Adam Kirsty Bailey - No responsibility

Linda Butler - Freedom

Brad Mullins - Not as much technology as we do today, no responsibilities.

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