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19 Ways Older Cousins Are The Absolute Greatest

They're the siblings you were meant to have.

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2. They make the best babysitters because they know exactly what you want.

Cupcake/pizza/dance party/ movie night... I think it's easy to say I'm the best babysitter #Cousins

Shantel Lynn@ShantelCross1

Cupcake/pizza/dance party/ movie night... I think it's easy to say I'm the best babysitter 👌#Cousins

08:46 PM - 8 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

8. They'll put up with the shit your older siblings don't have the patience for.

this is what i have to deal with lmaooo smh #cousins

Claudia@ClaudiaKrauhl

this is what i have to deal with lmaooo smh #cousins

05:25 PM - 31 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

10. You got to hang out with their older friends.

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Which is much better than awkwardly meeting your brother's friends in your pajamas.

16. If you don't live in the same town, you get to travel and visit them.

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"A different state of mind #newyork #ny #cousins #traveling #visit #love #friends as well #coffeestop #freezing #awesome #favorite"

18. Unlike your siblings, you could ask your cousins to take you to do rebellious things.

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And they won't tell your parents about that tattoo either.

19. You might not see them all of the time, but when you do meet up again, it's magical.

finally all together in the same place again #cousins @CSantos194 @michellee_texx @brianbertolo @dreyuhhhhhh

Emily Sofia@emsantoss

finally all together in the same place again #cousins @CSantos194 @michellee_texx @brianbertolo @dreyuhhhhhh

06:36 PM - 8 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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