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20 Small Things In Life That Are Absolutely Delightful

It really is the little things that can make your day great. Smiles from strangers, funny coincidences, and even great customer service from GEICO can make a person feel absolutely delighted.

1. The satisfied feeling you get when you achieve the perfect milk to cereal ratio.

2. The happy feeling you get when all your candy is one color out of the bag.

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3. When you see a funny license plate on a car.

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And you have to take a picture, of course.

4. The delight you get when you can wear an outfit twice in a row.

5. The feeling you get when you cross off everything on your to-do list.

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6. When the number on your receipt is absolutely perfect.

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7. That happy moment when you look at your car odometer, and you see the numbers look like this.

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8. The delightful feeling you have when the the customer service rep actually gets you.

That's the entire goal of GEICO customer service. They aren't happy until you're delighted.

9. Two words: Sweater weather.


Cosby would be so proud.

10. That wonderful moment when you realize you can get pumpkin-flavored EVERYTHING.

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11. The satisfaction of waking up before your alarm and getting to sleep in a little more.

12. The feeling of success when you stop the gas at the right moment.

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13. The joy you get when you take a photo at absolutely the right moment.

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14. The absolute delight you get when you find a random curly fry in your order of regular fries.

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15. The goofy feeling you get when you see that your food is smiling back at you.

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16. The awesome feeling of taking off your pants after a long work day.

17. The awesome feeling you get when you peel an orange in one go!

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18. That moment when you realize that your cat is sitting like a human. / CC BY http://2.0 / Flickr: 76074333@N00

And it's the cutest thing ever.

Or maybe when you see your kitten dancing?

View this video on YouTube

19. That amazing feeling you get when you find forgotten money in your pocket.

20. And this.

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Microwave champion.