Parents·Posted on 23 May 201919 Things That Only Happen To You If You Have A Little BrotherThere's honestly just nothing like it.by Zeta MorganBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. He's the slowest person on earth...on purpose. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Walt Disney Pictures If you want something done, it's easier to do it yourself. And oh man does he know that. 2. When it comes to buying presents for your parents, the responsibility somehow always falls on you. BuzzFeed / HBO And then it ends up being from the both of you, even though you've done the work. Go figure. 3. Don't expect more than three words in response to anything. Zeta Morgan / BuzzFeed This equates to about three weeks of communication in younger brother world. 4. Your younger brother never gets ID'd, but without fail you always do. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF 20th Century Fox It's the damn facial hair I tell you. 5. You've forced him to play Barbie with you as a kid. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC That's the whole point of a sibling, right? 6. And you probably forced him and his friends to dress up as girls. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF World Of Wonder Productions 7. Your parents don't seem to care when he's doing nothing around the house but kick up a storm when you forget to take the bins out. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Warner Bros There would be hell to pay if I sat around doing nothing while he unloaded the dishwasher. 8. There was only one show you watched after school because you couldn't agree on anything else. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF PBS And most of the time that ended up being Arthur. 9. You would always fight as kids and end up taking it too far, resulting in tears and a bribe to make him stop. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF 20th Century Fox Television Because you know Mum's about to come down on you with the wrath of a thousand suns. 10. And then fast forward 10 years, your brother is suddenly stronger than you and now he's the one winning the fights. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Twentieth Century Fox Hooo boy, pay back's a bitch. 11. Walking into his room is always...an adventure. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Dreamworks His room hasn't had fresh air for about 30 years. 12. You've realised that you're basically twins after denying that he's your brother for your entire life. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Wow, 12-year-old me was dramatic. 13. Being right is always a losing battle because he'll pretend to know something about everything. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF FOX Me: Hey, did you know tha- Younger brother: Yeah, I did. And let me tell you something else really interesting about that thing you thought you knew about. 14. Being silly in a way that only the two of you will understand or find funny. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Warner Bros. Television I can feel my parents rolling their eyes. 15. They show they love you in their own unique way. Zeta Morgan / BuzzFeed Yep, love you too bro. 16. And even though he mostly tells you you're annoying, he guilts you for ~abandoning~ him when you have to move away. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Warner Bros. 17. Your younger brother always gets away with things your parents would have killed you for. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC Studios So he can go to a party at 16 but I was barely allowed to leave the house? Cool. 18. And he could literally be in jail, but somehow you're still the child your parents are worried about. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Warner Bros. Television Hi Mum and Dad, just wondering how that one works? 19. And although he'll annoy you to the ends of the earth, at the end of the day he'll always be your partner in crime. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF 20th Century Fox Sorry bro, but that's a whether you like it or not situation.