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20 Things Siblings With A 10-Year Age Gap Will Know

No, that's not my kid, that's my sister.

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1. You were probably a little shocked when you first found out you'd be getting a new brother or sister.

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Parents are too old and gross to being doing the deed.

2. You felt a little nervous about having a new addition in the household.

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3. You clearly remember when they were born.

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You were also probably chuffed to hold them for the first time.

4. You couldn't help but feel a little jealous and didn't really get what all of the baby fuss was about.

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"The attention should still be on me tbh."

5. But then you realised how fun they could be.

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And how cute.

6. You watch A LOT of children's shows.

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7. ...and there's a select few you secretly love.

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Probably because you forced them upon your little brother and/or sister.

8. In fact, you get really excited about introducing your sibling to television shows they've never seen.

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9. ...and bands they've probably never even heard of.

"Let me show you what real music is all about."
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"Let me show you what real music is all about."

10. You feel really, really old when you meet your younger siblings friends.

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11. ...and you don't really understand any of their interests.

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Which makes you feel pretty out of touch.

12. You get really proud about their achievements.

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13. You like to think you're mature and wise so you often dish out advice.

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Even if it isn't exactly helpful.

14. You're really jealous they get to have childhood fun while you have to deal with the real world.

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Being an adult is DUMB.

15. Despite the big age gap, you still manage to fight.

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16. ...but if anyone tries to hurt your little brother and/or sister, you get really protective.

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17. You can't wait until they're old enough to actually hang out with.

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It'll be so nice to go to a cute cafe rather than a playground.

18. When special occasions roll around, you never know what to buy them.

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19. People always assume your sibling is your kid.

"Nope, not my offspring, I'm just babysitting."
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"Nope, not my offspring, I'm just babysitting."

20. But most of all, you love them, and no age gap could ever change that.

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