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27 Ways "Friends" Completely Prepared You For Your Actual Life

The One With All The Slidey Things.

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1. You know that there's nothing wrong with hanging out with the exact same people, in the exact same place, for years.

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2. You're willing to let your personal style develop as you get older.

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3. You always know exactly when to pivot.

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And struggle to actually move anything large without using the word "pivot".

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And struggle to actually move anything large without using the word "pivot".

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And struggle to actually move anything large without using the word "pivot".

4. You're very, very careful about who you let work around your house.

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5. But you're always happy to make the best of a bad situation.

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TV fixes all.

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TV fixes all.

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TV fixes all.

6. Sometimes, a coffee shop is as good as a bar.

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I mean, maybe. Maybe.

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I mean, maybe. Maybe.

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I mean, maybe. Maybe.

7. And when you find somewhere you like, you'll basically never leave.

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8. You definitely know that you shouldn't fight your friends for dates.

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It won't work out for anyone involved.

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It won't work out for anyone involved.

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It won't work out for anyone involved.

9. Your lifestyle will change a lot, and it won't be all bad.

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Some people might even prefer the romantic bath.

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Some people might even prefer the romantic bath.

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Some people might even prefer the romantic bath.

10. Even if that lifestyle mainly revolves around chilling in your apartment.

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And drinking Sprite.

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And drinking Sprite.

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And drinking Sprite.

11. Enjoying the holidays with your friends can be done at any age.

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12. Sometimes, you might struggle to get over your ex.

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13. But you'll start to learn the tricks to get better at dating.

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14. It doesn't matter the job you start doing, because with a bit of work, you'll end up doing what you want.

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15. You'll definitely make mistakes with your friends, and it'll hurt when you do.

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They might even require you to spend some time in a box.

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They might even require you to spend some time in a box.

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They might even require you to spend some time in a box.

16. But you'll always be able to talk to them.

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17. It's great to stick with your passions, even if they don't work out.

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18. Well, unless there's a blackout, of course.

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19. You definitely shouldn't bet your apartment on a quiz, no matter how sure of the answer you are.

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Especially if your answer is "Transponster".

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Especially if your answer is "Transponster".

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Especially if your answer is "Transponster".

20. Seriously, if you've got a great apartment, you really need to hang onto it.

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21. Or your kitchen may become home to food being eaten from a fussball table.

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Though that actually does seem like a great idea.

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Though that actually does seem like a great idea.

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Though that actually does seem like a great idea.

22. Even if it does prove that you can make anywhere a much nicer place to live.

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23. You definitely shouldn't get involved where you're not supposed to.

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Some things are secrets for a reason.

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Some things are secrets for a reason.

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Some things are secrets for a reason.

24. Though when all else fails, it's great to have somewhere to hang out with your friends.

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25. You'll be able to spend time with the same people for years.

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26. Because you'll always come back to them for advice.

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27. And after all, you might just fall in love with your best friend.

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