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8 of the most annoying things about being a small child

It’s not all sunshine and lollipops you know.

AS ADULTS, IT’S easy to forget the trails and tribulations of being a small child.

We think they live simple lives of naps, playtime and unconditional love from everyone they know.

However, we’re forgetting just how aggravating certain aspects of life as a small child are.

Everyone always walks faster than you


You never want to go to bed, so frequently fall asleep in embarrassing locations

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People are always forcing you to repeat yourself

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You struggle with certain tasks, and rather than helping you, adults just watch and laugh

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Your parents’ control over your diet fosters a lot of negativity

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You have strong feelings about things but people don’t take you seriously


Occasionally you mispronounce things, and people just laugh in your face


You can’t rely on your peers to perform when you need them to


It’s hard out there.

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