at (one's) time of life

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at (one's) time of life

At one's current age. At your time of life, you need to go off to college and try living on your own.
See also: life, of, time

at ˈmy, ˈyour, etc. time of life

at my, your, etc. age (especially used about older people): Learn to drive at my time of life? Don’t be silly!
See also: life, of, time
References in classic literature ?
The young ladies were pretty, their manners winning, their dispositions unexceptionable; but there was a dignity in the air, a touch-me-not-ishness in the walk, a majesty in the eye, of the spinster aunt, to which, at their time of life, they could lay no claim, which distinguished her from any female on whom Mr.