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    16 Reasons Your Period Is Actually Awesome AF

    "I dance and praise the heavens that Aunt Flo arrived because it means ~something else~ won’t be arriving."

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the best parts about getting their period. Here are the results.

    1. The boob perks.

    2. Getting out of gym class.

    3. It's a fuckboy deterrent.

    4. Feeling clean.

    5. Period sex.

    6. Feeling the female power...

    7. ...and just being comfortable in your own skin.

    8. The magnificent poops.

    9. Feeling healthy and happy.

    10. Finding out your S.O. is a champion.

    11. Getting a good night's sleep.

    12. Eating junk food, guilt-free.

    13. The overall female solidarity...

    14. ...and even the occasional male solidarity.

    15. Being free to feel all the feels.

    16. And, of course, discovering you're not pregnant.

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