20 objects worn by the passage of time

Time passes, things change... And these snaps beautifully illustrate the wear and tear that happens over the years!

Over timeobjects deteriorate and living organisms gradually invade items discarded in nature. This series of photos reminds us that time really does fly by and that we should make the most of every precious moment.

Here are 20 fascinating photos that show this passage of time.

1. When mussels find an abandoned sneaker

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2. A well-used eraser

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3. Old vs spanking new glasses case

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4. A water filter after one month's use

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5. A faded Hercules

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6. It was time to invest in a new pair

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7. Many cups of coffee later

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8. A pocket watch dating from WW1

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9. Same cap

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10. A vintage Pepsi

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11. Time to trash a much-loved daypack

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12. White yellows over time

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13. A sprouting boot

© SlipperySlope31 / Reddit

14. Spiderman's demise???

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15. A close-up of a new vs used needle

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16. Awesome old key

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17. A worn suede brush vs a new one

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18. Because fluffy pillows are essential for a good night's sleep!

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19. Eroded by the sea

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20. An old thermos flask

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