15 People Reveal The Moment They Realized They Weren't Kids Anymore
Some people can go through life with a child-like innocence that follows them everywhere. Most people, however, have to face the fact that they're not kids anymore. That moment when reality strikes can be pretty intense. If you're curious how to know you aren't a kid anymore, check out these Redditors' stories. They may just help you identify the signs you're an adult
- 110 VOTES
When You Realize Your Parents Don't Have All The Answers
From a former Redditor:
When I realized that my parents (all adults, really) didn't have all the answers. That they make mistakes and poor choices. That they were just blindly going through life like the rest of us, only just pretending to know what they are doing.
- 27 VOTES
When You Start Understanding Adult Jokes In Children's Shows
From Redditor u/notgoodatflirty:
When I started understanding the adult jokes in children's shows.
- 325 VOTES
When You Have Money But You Can't Afford Anything
From Redditor u/fightarn_mcboxer:
When I realized that just because I have the money for a thing it doesn't mean I can afford it.
- 421 VOTES
When You Can Stay Up Late But You Still Want To Go To Bed Early
From Redditor u/agentdanascullyfbi:
When I could finally stay up as long as I wanted to and all I wanted to do was go to sleep at 8 pm.
- 517 VOTES
When Someone Calls You 'Sir'
From Redditor u/conehead88:
Someone called me “Sir.”
- 610 VOTES
When You Start Identifying With Parents And Teachers In Movies And TV Shows
From Redditor u/waterburner:
When I started identifying with the parents/teachers, etc., in movies and TV shows instead of the kids.