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15 People Describe The Most Awkward Stories From Their High School Reunion

July 15, 2021 10.6k votes 1.9k voters 201k views15 items

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People say that things look better from a distance. It's easier to leave them in the past and just keep a good memory. Yes, we are indirectly talking about high school reunions, we were just trying to be nice but after reading the awkward moments these people described, count us out from next year's classmate-hangout!

  • 1

    'Now He's A Superstar Slamming On His Guitar'

    From Redditor /u/Gonzostewie

    I play in a band. We got booked by a restaurant "for some class reunion". I show up to set up for the gig & it's my f*cking class. I wasn't even invited.

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  • 2

    And The Winner Is...

    From Redditor /u/Surullian

    At my 10th, the organizers gave "awards" to people for various reasons. One girl from our class was given an award for having the "most kids" of anyone there. She'd had 4 by different guys which was part of the announcement. The look on her face as she slinked up to the podium said it all.

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  • 3

    Act Normal!

    From Redditor /u/honey579badger

    When I was like 6 I went to my dad's small town 30(?) year reunion. His ex-fiancé (not my mom) was dressed in her prom dress. And kept talking to me saying she should have been my mommy. Even then I knew that was weird. Keep your [bonkers], in lady.

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  • 4

    Underworld Reunion

    From Redditor /u/greenVneck

    Two of our classmates [passed] before our five-year reunion. One of the girls organizing the event thought it would be a good idea to make cardboard cutouts of their faces, as if “they were truly still here with us.” The worst part was that people got drunk and started toting them around, taking pictures with them. It was f*cked up.

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