Article by Fabafterfifty
The average woman will spend the equivalent of four-and-a-half months of her life chatting on the phone – to her mum, it emerged yesterday.
Research revealed most women make at least one call a day to their mum with the conversation lasting 21 minutes.
Incredibly, one in ten ring their mother at least three times a day, spending a total of 63 minutes chatting.
By contrast poor old dad is lucky to grab a brief chat with his daughter once every couple of days, with the call ending after just 15 minutes.
Topics of conversation with mum range from health issues and money worries to what’s happening in EastEnders.
Gossip about other family members, work, food and shopping also features prominently, it emerged.
The timescale was calculated...