Biggest Misconceptions About AdulthoodThings you thought would be different when you were a kid looking forward to being a "grown up".
The Top Ten
you can't laws are made for a reason. we have to do things we don't want to - JESSIEMEN
Until you find out about tax, bills and the other 'responsibilities' of being an adult. - rochelle42
It's bad for your health!
It actually IS cool... Until the next morning...
Yeah its fun!...or is it? - sharpo68
You also don't have to deal with those horrible bullies!
I nearly got diabetes years ago from today and multiple servings of dessert...
I have lost all my friends from high school... :(
Adults have a lot of responsibility and less free time.
After you go to work, pay bills and taxes its a lil fun! - beckihrh
boy!i can't wait for my prostate exam! - Rocky5
Kids just don't understand...
I still ride coin operated horses but now people give me weird looks and sometimes even laugh at me...They're probably just jealous
Well they have bouncy castles and ball pools that adults can use.
They have adult dot to dot books
and anyone can still go to the theme park.
Worst thing to take for granted. When you think about it how many friends would stick around after wiping your backside, clearing up your vomit and putting up with difficult stroppy behaviour for YEARS endlessly declaring that everything is booring?
Not ALWAYS and not both (some people live with a grandma/grandpa)
Don't even try to coax me into beliving THAT!
If you have 10000000 dollars then yes. - SammySpore
of course not! equality is the most important along with democracy. stupid, hypocrite, bossy parents - ronluna
Oh sure, I could stay up to all hours if I wanted, but I still have to get up at 5:30 to go to work! - kiwigreeneyes
Well you can but you'll be really tired if you stay up till like 3:00. - SammySpore
I'm an adult and I'm not allowed to stay up late
The risk for cancer/diabetes might increase...
this is the most annoying thing to do, be stronger and others will admire you - ronluna
If you still can't explain it to hem, show them the movie Gravity.
When I was little I wanted to be a vet (a job little girls probably would like to do when they grow up) but I would never be able to become one now.
This one is sort of like the idea that siblings when growing up suspect they are adopted because they look nothing like you or your parents. Time and a lot of growing up show this usually turns our to be untrue. Remember, our parents installed our buttons (behaviors) and know how to use them or abuse them. We often re-install those button on OUR children whether we intend to or not. Sorting the good from the bad is sometime the tough part.
I always thought this and my uncle is a cop and I told him to shoot my grandma and he wouldn't - munkee_linc97