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17 Things You'll Get If You Can't Take Compliments

Someone: You look pretty. Me: happy birthday.

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1. You've always been this way.

Probably because of school.
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Probably because of school.

2. Most of the time you just have no idea how to respond.

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3. So usually you end up saying something weird.

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4. Sometimes you try to laugh it off.

5. But you can't control your face half the time.

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6. You can give compliments, but you just can't receive them back.

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7. A lot of the time you're not sure whether people are being sincere.

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8. You try really hard to take them.

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9. Because you really want to be able to be chill about compliments.

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10. Even if you manage to react normally you're still screaming on the inside.

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11. You're always self-deprecating.

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12. Always.

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13. If someone says something nice to you, you just can't seem to believe it.

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14. You definitely don't trust compliments from your own family.

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15. Or boys.

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16. Sometimes you're just really shocked.

17. But every now and then you do manage to graciously accept a compliment.

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