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    20 Things Only People Still Living In Their Hometown Will Relate To

    Home Sweet Hometown.

    1. You've been called a "Townie" before.

    Psh I run this town...

    2. The local celebrities are a bigger deal to you than Hollywood celebs.



    3. You get random waves of nostalgia when you drive through town.

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    I had my first kiss right by that dumpster...

    4. You run into people you went to high school with EVERYWHERE.

    Just who I wanted to avoid!

    5. The doctor you see for checkups is the same doctor who delivered you at birth.


    They've known you literally your entire life.

    6. And the same barber has been cutting your hair since you were in diapers.

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    Been using the same bowl since I was a kid!

    7. You see your family a lot and get all the home-cooked meals you can handle.

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    Way better than going out to eat.

    8. And your childhood friends are still part of the crew.

    Best friends for LIFE.

    9. You frequently tell people obscure trivia about your town.

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    I'm basically a certified tour guide.

    10. And reference landmarks that only you know when giving directions.

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    "You take a left at the tree where I shit myself in 4th grade."

    11. You don't have to deal with traveling over the holidays.

    Have fun with your airports and lost baggage you fools!

    12. In fact, going anywhere out of town feels like an epic journey.

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    We're driving 20 whole miles?!

    13. You still feel a spark of competition when you find out someone went to a rival high school.

    You went to Westlake?! I went to Eastlake! We can never be friends. >:(

    14. And you constantly complain about how much your town has changed and “Lost its charm”.

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    "This town sold out as soon as they installed electricity."

    15. You’re a self-proclaimed expert on every neighborhood in your town.

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    Briarwood is great, haven't been there since I was 3, but I know it well.

    16. You've had the same Chinese food takeout place on your speed dial for the past 10 years.

    "I'll have the usual: dinner for one."

    17. You have no excuse to miss your high school reunion.

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    Maybe I'll get sick that week....

    18. You store all your extra junk at your parents house.


    I'll definitely need these broken umbrellas and random electronics someday!

    19. You sometimes think about moving away, but always decide its too much of a hassle...


    I should really leave.... nahhhh

    20. After all, you have a plot reserved for you at the local cemetery.

    Maybe I should move...

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