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    31 Ridiculous Things People Have Cried Actual Tears Over

    The struggle. Sometimes it is just so real, though.

    We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to share the silliest things that have made them cry. And they did NOT disappoint.

    Here are some of the hilarious, silly, charming, ridiculous, amazing, embarrassing, and downright delightful things that have brought people to true literal tears.

    1. Teeny tiny car headlight wiper blades

    2. 1-800-FLOWERS mess-ups

    When you order the left from @1800flowers and the right shows up to your wife's workplace.

    I started crying when I saw that 1-800-Flowers had sent some people crappy arrangements for Valentine's Day. I'm confused too.

    — Veronica Lee Westrup, Facebook

    3. That new Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer

    4. The priest WATCHING the Star Wars trailer

    View this video on YouTube

    I cried watching that video of the priest watching the Star Wars trailer for the first time. He was just so happy and it made me happy.


    5. Cute cats stretching their toes

    6. This squirrel meme

    7. Netflix

    8. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, the movie

    9. Non-applicator tampons

    10. A demographic snafu

    11. Wisdom teeth

    12. Group projects

    13. Dad's mustache

    14. Google Docs

    15. Pitt bull puppy

    16. Driving behind a slow person

    17. The emotional inequality of human-pet relationships

    18. The inevitability of death

    19. The inevitability of puppy death

    20. A nice-looking man

    21. Snooki and JWoww

    I cried at almost every episode of Snooki & JWoww because I was so proud that they were good moms and wives…..


    22. Pokémon poetry

    23. Taylor Swift

    24. Bobby Flay

    25. National Cat Day

    26. Toddler ballerinas

    27. Justin Bieber's haircut

    28. Childhood toys

    29. Unmatching socks

    30. A lonely goose

    31. Pants

    The struggle. Sometimes it is just so real, though.