Buzz·Posted on 10 Mar 201624 Things All Best Friends Who Grew Up Together Will UnderstandTheir secrets are your secrets and will be forever.by Gena-mour BarrettBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. You do more reminiscing than you do "catching up". Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF FX / Via gifhunters.tumblr.com The majority of your conversations start with "Remember when..." and it's never long before one of you brings up an embarrassing childhood memory. 2. And you have a whole host of embarrassing stories to bring up at your leisure. Flo Perry / Via buzzfeed.com 3. You love finding old pictures of each other and laughing over them. Twitter: @yungranolaa 4. And you have photographic evidence from every stage of each other's lives, including the "awkward teen" phase. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC 5. You've known each other for so long that you're more like family. ABC / Via diiversiion.tumblr.com 6. Which means you're no longer a guest in their house. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF CBS And you know exactly where the snack cupboard is. 7. And their parents are like your second parents. marisa @marisamccants i think my mom likes jacob more than me 04:41 AM - 27 Feb 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite 8. You can sometimes get on each other's nerves like family, too. AMC 9. But luckily you've been friends for so long that you can be completely honest with each other. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF E4 "I love you, but please just be quiet, OK?" 10. You remember falling out with them over the silliest things when you were young. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Lifetime / Via giphy.com 11. And if you went to school together, it was always a given that you would be partners for everything you did. jaydn @jaydn_lutz glad I've had them as best friends since primary school 😊💗 @emilyyyjo00 @jrkaurich8 09:02 PM - 09 Jul 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite Whether it was working together in class or sitting next to them on school trips. 12. You're 100% comfortable around each other. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Focus Features Peeing and getting changed in front of each other is the norm. 13. Which means you have no problem sitting in silence doing nothing. TNT You've been friends for so long that you don't always have to do something ~exciting~. In fact, most of the time you'd rather snuggle up with a movie at home. 14. Your minds are so in sync that you hate all the same people. Columbia Pictures 15. And you've been guilty of getting a little jealous when they make a new "best friend". Twitter: @commonwhitegiri But you trust their judgement and know you'll always be their bestest friend. 16. You still call each other the nicknames you made up when you were young. NBC / Via pakejittz.tumblr.com Old habits die hard. 17. And at least one of you still owns the love letters you used to write each other. Twitter: @yrsolly 18. They know exactly what to say to make you burst out laughing. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Warner Bros. Television 19. And what to do when you're feeling down. Netflix / Via imgur.com 20. You have a deep knowledge of their eating habits, including what foods they love and hate. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Republic Records "Why are you eating mint? You hate mint?!" 21. And every birthday message you send each other makes some sort of reference to the fact you can't believe how old you are and how long you've been friends. Sony Pictures Classics / Via heckyeahreactiongifs.tumblr.com "Jesus, are we really THIS old?!" 22. You find it almost impossible to keep a secret from them. Chloe Productions / Via giphy.com They know everything about you, so what's the point? 23. And even though you've changed a lot during the years... View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 24. ...your friendship has thankfully remained the same. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC / Via giphy.com Best friends forever.