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14 Things You Did As A Teen That’d Be Weird If You Did Now

*flips eraser* Remember what it was like to be a teenager with The Edge of Seventeen, in cinemas now.

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1. Leave all your important decisions up to an eraser.

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It was a simpler time.

2. Plan your future...using SCIENCE.

100% accurate.
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100% accurate.

3. Rank your friends.

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"Don't piss me off, or I'll take you out of my top friends."

4. Tease your crush.

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How else would they know you like them?

5. Practice your autograph. Not signature — autograph.

With the secret hope that one day you'd be famous.
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With the secret hope that one day you'd be famous.

6. Paint your nails with liquid paper.

Or if you were feeling super fancy, you'd give yourself French tips.
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Or if you were feeling super fancy, you'd give yourself French tips.

7. And cover your hand with PVA glue just so you could peel it off.

Nothing was more satisfying.
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Nothing was more satisfying.

8. Change your username to be some intense music lyric.

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Often you had no idea what it even meant.

9. Have to speak to your crush's mum when you called them on the home phone.

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"Hi, Mrs Morris. Can I please speak to Jonno?"

10. Doodle "I HEART [crush's name]" all over your notebooks.

It was nbd.
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It was nbd.

11. Spend hours composing your favourite song as a ringtone on your mobile.

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Then get excited about your masterpiece every time your phone rang.

12. Prank-call people when you didn't have enough phone credit, then wait for them to call you back.

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You'd be angry if they answered and you had to pay a flag fall.

13. Get pissed off at your friend if they didn't save you a seat at the back of the bus.

Sitting up the front = social suicide.
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Sitting up the front = social suicide.

14. Go to a shopping centre just to hang.

And inevitably get shuffled out of the food court by the security guards.
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And inevitably get shuffled out of the food court by the security guards.

Tbh we should probably bring back the PVA glue. Step back into your teenage years with The Edge of Seventeen, in cinemas now.

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