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    19 Things Anyone Who's Best Friends With Their Mum As An Adult Will Understand

    Mums are the exception to the "don't tell anyone" rule.

    1. Mums are usually the ones you're not afraid to ask stupid questions in front of.

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    Need to ask how to do your washing? Sew a shirt? Turn on the oven? She's got you covered.

    2. And you can call your mum for whatever, whenever.

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    "Mum? Mum? Mum? Hi, yeah I know I called you 10 minutes ago, just one more question."

    3. Your mum inevitably has a way comfier bed than you do and has no problem with you climbing in at your leisure.

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    4. You'll always have a personal cheerleader in your mum.

    My mom is my biggest cheerleader ๐Ÿ’™

    Mums show their love through random texts, tasty snacks, and liking all your pictures on social media.

    5. Your mum is the exception to the "don't tell anyone" rule.

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    Everyone knows if you want a secret to really stay a secret you have to say "don't tell anyone...not even your mum" at the end.

    6. Because mums are the best secret-keepers on this planet.

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    7. And your minds are regularly in sync.

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    The apple definitely doesn't fall far from the tree.

    8. Mums give great advice because they somehow always know the right thing to say.

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    Even if the advice is contrary to what they did when they were younger, mums have some invaluable knowledge that you're always better off for hearing.

    9. And when it comes to dating, you can expect nothing but the truth.

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    "THEY DON'T DESERVE YOU!" your mum screams, for all eternity.

    10. Your mum will defend you in a way that was kind of embarrassing when you were a child, but everything now.

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    No matter what, you'll have someone fighting your corner until the very end.

    11. You can complain to your mum until the cows come home about any of your friends without ever feeling like a bitch.

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    There's absolutely no guilt in talking to your mum about it because it'll never leave your safe space.

    12. And mums are the best at gossiping.

    13. Mums are the best people to go shopping with because you know you'll get an honest opinion.

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    Whether you necessarily want it or not.

    14. And they're the best people to take cute pictures with.

    Who can really resist a picture of two people who look alike?

    15. Mums have a very ~unique~ sense of humour that you can't help but laugh at.

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    16. There's no need to worry about the state of your love life because your mum has got that covered.

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    Sure, the constant questions about your relationship status may be annoying, but she does it because she cares.

    17. Your mum can even be more fun than your friends sometimes.

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    Contrary to what people may think, mums know how to have fun.

    18. Your mum knows you better than you know yourself.

    My mum can read minds I'm telling you

    19. And you don't have to talk all the time to know she's always there.

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    What more do you need in a best friend?

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