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    24 Times Peoples' Period Emotions Got The Best Of Them

    When Aunt Flo comes to town, the tears are sure to follow.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the funniest thing that they got way too emotional about on their period, and the responses were way too relatable and utterly hilarious:

    1. Peanut Butter Baby

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    "I opened a jar of peanut butter and accidentally dropped the lid on the ground. I cried for 10 minutes."


    2. Chapped Lips And Chapstick


    "I was on the verge of tears because I needed ChapStick, which was right next to me, but I didn't feel like reaching out to get it."


    3. Bones Are Stronger Than Emotions

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    "I cried because we learned in anatomy class that osteocytes (bone cells) are trapped in the bone matrix to maintain bone structure. I cried harder when we learned that osteocytes started off as osteoblasts, which build bones. So they basically build bone around themselves and then get trapped. I will never forget the blank stare my teacher gave me when I told her why I was sobbing in class."


    4. You Don't Know Me


    "My friend got me a Diet Coke instead of a regular Coke and I cried because he didn't know me well enough to know what I like."


    5. Puppy Poison

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    "I was eating chocolate and I cried because I couldn’t give my dog any."


    6. Couple Cuteness


    I saw a man and a woman riding their motorcycles and at a stoplight I heard him tell her to be careful on the next turn because it could get tricky. I bawled at how cute they were together, and how he was watching out for her."


    7. Proud Future Mom


    "I once cried at the thought of my hypothetical children graduating high school."


    8. The Hand Raise Showdown


    "I was in class and the teacher called on me to answer a question that I didn't understand. I replied, 'Goddamnit, I'm the one person who didn't raise their hand, sir.' Then, I left the Zoom and bawled my eyes out for 20 minutes straight."


    9. Favorite Food

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    "I was trying to select what to order for lunch and saw that my favorite restaurant was closed. I didn’t even want food from there, but I still started sobbing."


    10. A Napkin Nightmare


    In my college dining hall I couldn’t get napkins out of a napkin holder because it was overstuffed. The napkins kept ripping and I burst into tears.


    11. I Miss My Mom

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    "My mom was out shopping and I was watching my 4-year-old sister. She started to cry and said, 'I miss mom!' I sat down on the floor and started to cry and said, 'I miss mom, too!' My sister stopped crying, patted me on the head, and said, 'It's okay! She's coming home soon!'"


    12. A Mother's Love

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    "I thought my mom was giving our dog more attention/love than me."


    13. Where Are The Brownies?


    "I went to lunch with my mom and sister and ordered a brownie sundae for dessert. Unfortunately, they were out of brownies, so they said they could bring me a sundae with hot fudge. I told the waitress that was fine, but as soon as she walked away I started crying. My mom was trying not to laugh while consoling me."


    14. It's A Sister Thing


    "I cried when my sister said, 'No thanks' to me offering her a lollipop. She looked at me weirdly and realized I was on my period."


    15. Out Of Ink, Not Tears


    "The pen I was using ran out of ink in the middle of a sentence and I just started bawling at my desk. I couldn't handle it. Apparently, I wasn't even quiet about it either because my boss came over to see what was wrong."


    16. W.A.P. — Women And Periods

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    "I cried over Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's 'WAP' video because they're too beautiful!"


    17. Cooking Catastrophe


    "My boyfriend was cooking dinner and he didn't cook the aubergine the way I was expecting. I started a huge fight that ended with me hysterically packing my bags to leave him. Two days later, I went to the toilet and was like, 'Oh, I see.'"


    18. Chronicles Of A Floor Dweller


    "I was so distraught, I was on the floor for a couple hours crying that I didn’t deserve a bed."


    19. The Spoon That Broke The Camel's Back

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    "I once cried for 20 minutes because I dropped a spoon. I wasn't even going to use it, but I cried anyways."


    20. Squirrels Have Feelings

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    "I cried because the squirrel in my garden looked sad."


    21. It's The Little Things


    "My husband put his hand on my shoulder and said, 'Shall I order us Chinese takeaway?' I ugly cried because I couldn't think of anything I wanted more."


    22. Windshield Vs. Butterfly

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    "A butterfly flew into my windshield when I was driving. I cried the whole way home for accidentally killing something so beautiful!"


    23. A Shortbread Cookie Fiasco


    "I was eating shortbread and some of it crumbled onto my chest, so I started sobbing and said, 'I can’t do anything right!'"


    24. The Christmas Card Dilemma


    "I was writing out my box of Christmas cards, and started sobbing when I realized there were 30 cards and only 29 envelopes. Nothing could console me. Not even my mum pointing out I only had 18 people on my list to send cards to. Then, I couldn’t find the same design in the shops, causing round two of public crying. All over Christmas cards for people I don’t even like that much."


    *Some responses have been edited for length and clarity.