Why do people seem less grounded and unsentimental than years ago?

Nobody seems to want to have material possessions any more. When their parents pass away, they just trash everything and don't keep anything. They move frequently. I live next door to a 4-unit apartment building and nobody has ever stayed there over 9 months. No one buys a house or lays down "roots"... show more Nobody seems to want to have material possessions any more. When their parents pass away, they just trash everything and don't keep anything. They move frequently. I live next door to a 4-unit apartment building and nobody has ever stayed there over 9 months. No one buys a house or lays down "roots" in a community.
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