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    34 Things Only People Who Live With Their Parents Understand

    Everything is basically free (except you of course).

    1. You get amazing home cooked meals all the time.

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    2. And your lunch is often the envy of your peers.

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    3. But privacy? Nope, you can forget it.

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    4. So you can't leave just anything lying around.

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    5. And may need more creative ways to conceal your extra curricular activities.

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    6. You have a seemingly endless supply of everything.

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    7. ESPECIALLY FOOD.

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    BEAUTIFUL, BEAUTIFUL FRIDGE.

    8. Which is GLORIOUS when you get home drunk at 4am.

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    9. But that means instead of a housemate, your parents are exposed to your drunken antics.

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    10. But it's OK because your housemate wouldn't make you a bacon sandwich when you're hungover.

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    11. Even when you live in the same house they need to know where you are at all times.

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    12. And they just LOVE dropping in comments about your lack of tidiness/decorum/respect when you're just trying to have a nice conversation.

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    13. Amongst many other things, you regularly get lectured about your drinking.

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    14. When really it's their own fault.

    ^^^ My parents' liquor cabinet, which never gets touched. What a shame. I know what I'm doing tonight...

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    15. You can't even take a piss without reminders of your to-do-list.

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    16. And parents basically invented passive aggressive notes.

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    17. Forget about smoking.

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    18. But since they're helping you out you can't say shit.

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    19. So you secretly lash out.

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    20. Technology is often your saviour during these dark times.

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    21. APART FROM WHEN YOUR PARENTS ASK YOU TO HELP THEM WITH IT.

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    22. Which leads them to think you are suddenly responsible for the internet.

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    23. When you meet people for the first time and they learn you live with your parents:

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    24. So you try to convince yourself and everyone that it's actually cool.

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    25. Your situation isn't exactly ideal for relationships.

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    26. Sometimes you just want to be alone.

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    27. Like when you've had a bad day at work and your Mum keeps asking you if she should buy a new toaster.

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    28. Or if you think the dog has lost weight.

    29. People always assume you have shit ton of money to spend.

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    30. Forgetting that the WHOLE REASON you're enduring this torture is so you can save for your future.

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    31. You just miss being able to do simple things you like in peace.

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    32. But your parents care about you more than any housemate ever could.

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    33. And your safety is always their priority.

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    34. So you know you'll miss them when you finally move out.

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    Sort of.

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