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    17 Things Every Pack Rat Knows To Be 100% True

    Because you can never have enough plastic grocery bags.

    1. You have an emotional attachment to literally everything.

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    "But my great aunt twice removed gave me that birthday card..."

    2. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is more than a motto for you — it's a lifestyle.

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    You’re always the one collecting bags and bows after gift exchanges.

    3. The thought of guests coming over unexpectedly is panic-inducing.

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    It's not so easy to hide your obsession under the rug...

    4. Buying in bulk is the only way.

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    I've got a coupon for that.

    5. Stacking has become an art form.

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    And everyone wonders why you are so good at Jenga.

    6. You're the only one who can find anything.


    Everything has a place, and it can’t be touched or everything is ruined.

    7. You have so may clothes but still nothing to wear.

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    Don't worry, you still have that t-shirt from summer camp seven years ago.

    8. There isn't a single square inch of empty wall space in your whole apartment.

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    9. There's never enough space.

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    10. You have doubles (OK, triples) of everything.

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    And it's still not enough.

    11. You find yourself daydreaming about organizational supplies.

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    A walk down the organization aisle is an almost romantic experience.

    12. Garage sales are EVERYTHING.

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    13. You watch Hoarders to make sure you haven't gone off the deep end yet.

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    All right, at least I can still see most of my living room floor.

    14. You collect so many things, you might as well be a museum curator.

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    Hey, this VHS collection may be worth money some day!

    15. Moving is a NIGHTMARE scenario.

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    16. Throwing things away is an emotional journey.

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    I might still need that!

    17. But whenever anybody needs something, you’re the first one they call.

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