Skip To Content
  • Viral badge
  • lol badge
This post has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can create a post or quiz. Try making your own!
Posted on Mar 3, 2013

The Truth Behind "Duck, Duck, Goose"

We've all played this game, but maybe you've never thought about why we play it. Curious? Here's the answer in an easily understandable format.

Duck

Via all-wallpaper.net

We are all ducks now. Be zen like the duck.

Duck

img6.imageshack.us / Via msxlabs.org

Ducks are refreshing. Refreshing like a goddamned summer breeze.

OH GOD IT'S A GOOSE

Via warnet.ws

RUN FOR YOUR LIVES!!!!!!

Duck

imgur.com

*wheeze* *pant* Oh, thank God. We're back to ducks.

Duck

Via umhumorado0.wordpress.com

D'awwwwwwww.

OMG OMG WHAT DID I EVER DO TO YOU???

Via aintcoolenoughforthis.blogspot.com

GO GO GO GO DON'T LET IT GET YOU

Duck

Via pt.upwallpapers.net

OK. OK. Catching my breath. I'll be good in a sec.

Duck

Via favimages.com

This is nice. Very nice.

HOLY SHIT I'M HAVING A HEART ATTACK

Via pbase.com

AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH

Oh. Thank God. Duck. Duck again.

desktopcave.com / Via desktopcave.com

Can you play something soothing, please? I've got the jitters.

Duck

Via animalzfun.blogspot.com

I think we're finally safe now.

OH THE HUMANITY

Via forums.runnersworld.com

WHY? OH GOD WHY?

I'm so happy it's a duck I could cry.

Via circlepondfarm.com

*weeps*

Guys. Guys. Where are you going?

Via fundir.org

No, seriously. Where are you going?

SPARE ME I HAVE A WIFE AND CHILDREN AT HOOOOOOME

MAKE IT STOP MAKE IT STOP MAKE IT STOP

OH GOD DON'T LET IT EAT MEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

And that, children, is why we run when they say "GOOSE!"

Create your own post!

This post was created by a member of the BuzzFeed Community.You can join and make your own posts and quizzes.

Sign up to create your first post!

BuzzFeed Daily

Keep up with the latest daily buzz with the BuzzFeed Daily newsletter!

Newsletter signup form