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21 Things That Only Happen To Awkward People

That awkward moment between birth and death.

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1. People try to hug you and you literally have no idea what to do.

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Ohhh, please don't, no, it's fine, really...

2. You hate literally every single picture that has ever been taken of you because you look awkward AF.

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:: untags literally every picture of yourself ::

3. And you try to pose in pictures and end up FAILING SO HARD.

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What do I do with my hands?

4. You pretty much never know what to do in any situation, so you end up doing something to make yourself even more awkward.

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:: points at everyone you see ::

5. And it's impossible for you to take a selfie because you somehow always end up making this face.

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LOL I AM SO CUTE.

6. Group pictures become the subject of your nightmares.

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Because you ALWAYS stand out... by being awkward.

7. You have gotten REALLY good at avoiding eye contact.

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Because you never know WHERE TO LOOK.

8. You have no idea how to accept compliments.

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"You look pretty!" YEAH, THE WEATHER IS NICE!

9. And the art of flirting is something you're *still* trying to master.

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"Compliment." —Someone

* runs away * —You

10. Everyone told you that you would eventually grow out of your awkward stage but... you're still waiting.

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"Mom, can you call my boss for me?"

11. You have no idea how to talk to people you don't know.

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* Yells out an incomprehensible sentence in their ear *

12. All of your friends are just as awkward as you are.

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That's why you get along.

13. You get upset when people throw around the word "awkward" because they tripped over a sidewalk ONE TIME.

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LIKE HELLO WELCOME TO MY EVERYDAY LIFE. COVERED IN BRUISES FROM TRIPPING.

14. Sometimes you legitimately forget how to smile.

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JUST MOVE UP YOUR MOUTH, IT WILL BE FINE.

15. Your life basically becomes a sitcom, except people are laughing at you and not with you.

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BEING AWKWARD IS A SERIOUS PROBLEM, TV STATIONS EVERYWHERE.

16. Wedding receptions are the bane of your existence because you try to avoid dancing in public if at all possible.

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* Does the robot for 30 minutes straight *

17. And trying to pose for a romantic picture is OUT OF THE QUESTION.

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"Should I put my arm around you?"

18. You have mastered the art of the awkward laugh.

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Because you do it in every conversation, ever.

19. And no matter how hard you try, your awkwardness comes out in texts too.

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Blame EVERYTHING on autocorrect.

20. If you see someone you know in public, you immediately try to hide.

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And hope to GOD they didn't catch a glimpse of you.

21. And basically, there will never be a time that you AREN'T being awkward.

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Because you were born this way, baby.

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