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    May 29, 2018

    17 Images That Will Make You Laugh And Then Cry If You're On Your Period

    So real. So red.

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    1. First of all, hats off to anyone who's even attempting to act casual when there's kind of carnage going on inside:

    Maritsa Patrinos / BuzzFeed

    2. Secondly, is there any way we can skip day 2? Has science figured this out for us yet??

    Andrea Hickey / BuzzFeed

    3. Also, we could REALLY do without those killer cramps, period. (Heh.)

    Sara Pocock / BuzzFeed

    4. But while we're here, s/o to all of the purses out there with secret tampon pockets, amirite??

    Becky Barnicoat / BuzzFeed

    5. Periods are a total mindfuck: You're either already bleeding all over the place, or you just think you are.

    Becky Barnicoat / BuzzFeed

    6. And let's not forget to honor the true fallen heroes in our battles against blood flow...

    Crystal Ro / BuzzFeed

    7. As well as dark pants. Dark pants are the real MVP.

    Becky Barnicoat / BuzzFeed

    8. Call us cynical, but those feminine hygiene ads are EXTREMELY misleading:

    Becky Barnicoat / BuzzFeed

    9. Have you ever seen a more accurate depiction of finding out when you're about to start?

    Loryn Brantz / BuzzFeed

    10. Or all of our worst nightmares when we're at the beach?

    Crystal Ro / BuzzFeed

    11. This just fully captures the terror of not being able to locate a tampon within a 5-mile radius:

    Kayla Yandoli

    12. And is there literally ANYTHING worse than waking up to this?

    Crystal Ro / BuzzFeed

    13. Although, this is a close second:

    Remee Patel

    lol bum juice

    14. Thankfully, having a synced-up sister helps us weather the worst of it:

    Maritsa Patrinos / BuzzFeed

    15. As well as having plenty of TP in stock:

    Kristin Chirico

    16. And chocolate. Can't forget life-giving, soul-healing chocolate.

    Sara Pocock / BuzzFeed

    17. Because at the end of the day, periods are just total complete assholes.

    Loryn Brantz / BuzzFeed

    And we just gotta deal. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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    This post was translated and adapted from German.