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If You’ve Done 25/33 Of These Things, You’re Definitely A Grown-Up

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  1. Tick off all the things you've done:

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    Woken up at 9am and considered it a sleep-in
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    Bought a pot plant
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    Kept said plant alive for longer than a week
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    Bought wine that wasn’t the cheapest available
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    Tasted wine at a restaurant to see if it’s OK
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    Had a drink without feeling the need to get drunk
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    Stopped drinking because you didn’t want the hangover
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    Gone out for dinner with your parents and offered to pay
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    Groaned when you got up off the floor
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    Told someone not to get you a Christmas/birthday present and actually meant it
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    Purposefully let a child win when playing a game with them
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    Gotten secretly excited when your weekend plans got cancelled
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    Actively cancelled plans you didn’t want to attend
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    Organised your own health insurance
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    Moved out of home
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    Cooked a meal for yourself
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    Cooked a meal for someone else
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    Cleaned your house without having to be told to
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    Bought furniture you didn’t have to assemble
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    Found the fuse box and fixed the lights after a blackout
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    Wandered the homewares aisle and dreamed of your ideal house
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    Gotten excited about finding bed linen on sale
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    Bought an investment piece for your home or wardrobe
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    Done your laundry without shrinking anything
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    Framed an artwork and hung it up on the wall
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    Paid a bill on time
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    Submitted your tax return
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    Booked your own flight
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    Travelled on your own
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    Given career advice
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    Decided not to go out because you had work the next day
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    Gone out on a work night and not cared
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    Owned up to something you could have gotten away with

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