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The 12 Emotional Stages Of Finding A Parking Space

Parking is bad. But there's nothing better than finding a space that fits perfectly. Which is why the Honda Fit is perfect... it always fits. Duh.

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1. First off: Traffic spells doom.

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Is everyone going to the same place?!

2. But somehow you get where you're going right on time.

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How much time? Plenty o'clock!

3. The streets are a little smaller than you remember.

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4. You completely ignore the parking garages.

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One shan't pay money for such things.

5. You find a spot that's... "OK."

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But is it good enough? DO YOU CIRCLE AGAIN?!

6. So you attempt to parallel park with the grace and style only you can exhibit.

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That was just the curb.

7. And then you see that devil sign...

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So you're saying there are no cars parked here... because it's illegal?

8. At which point you lose all sense of confidence in your ability to both park and drive.

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"I'd never get out of that spot. It would be my tomb."

9. So you decide it is, indeed, a good idea to "circle around" one more time.

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It wasn't just the curb?!

10. Until you submit to the fact that the parking garage isn't that bad.

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You splurge a little. YOU DESERVE IT.

11. And the parking gods open the gates to paradise.

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12. Finally, you get that car parked (and look good doing it)!

"NBD. I’m just a genius."
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"NBD. I’m just a genius."