At 103 years, the British Gladys Gough leads a healthy life. Do not smoke, drink alcohol or use controlled drugs. For her, however, the secret to her longevity is something else: being a virgin.
"I never married or had a boyfriend. Probably [longevity] had something to do with it. I just never bothered with men, "she told the English tabloid ' '.
Gladys, a resident of Coventry - the eighth largest city in England - said she dedicated her life to see the world alongside her sister Edna and added that during her youth, she did not lack opportunities to meet boys.