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15 Perks Of Being A Middle Child

It's not so bad being stuck in the middle. Let's turn that frown upside down.

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5. You have all the benefits of having an older sibling. They gave you advice, taught you things, and sometimes let you borrow their favorite shirt (although you usually just stole it if they didn't.)

12. You're a solid negotiator. When the mind-games didn't work, you talked your parents into what you wanted by working out deals. This pays off later with job interviews, buying a house, etc.

15. And finally the greatest perk: your birth order. It wasn't always the best, but being a middle child is what made you who you are — an awesome individual that's come to chew bubblegum and kick ass....and you're all out of bubblegum.

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