Originally Posted by suertelina
Lena you remind me my best friend, it's her birthday today and she is 22 but for 2 years she doesn't count like that anymore
In her mind she is 20+2
In Russia you're always 18 till maybe 45, so celebrating the BD (starting with the 19th) one of the guests would obligatory propose a toast "for your's 18"
and we count 18 + several months