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17 Things That Happen When You Live Alone For The First Time
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Published: Apr 27, 2016

If you are living alone for the first time, here’s all you can relate to:

1. You are super excited to live alone because living alone means FREEDOM!

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2. But you do feel sad while saying goodbye to your folks.

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3. The new place makes you uneasy.

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4. An unexpected knock on the door or a weird noise in the middle of the night scares the hell out of you.

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5. You decorate the new place so that it feels like home.

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6. You often forget the way to back to your new place.

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7. You can’t get over the fact that you can do ANYTHING you want now!

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8. It makes you a lot more confident.

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9. Now that you are not living with your parents, you have to do all the “adult stuff” like paying bills, buying groceries and changing that light bulb in the hallway.

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10. You will realise you have no idea how to do anything at all.

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11. You become undeniably lazy.

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12. You talk to yourself.

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13. You don’t even have to lock your bathroom door anymore.

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14. You can take as long in the shower as you want and sing as loud as you like.

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15. But you do feel lonely sometimes.

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16. Being away from home makes you value your family and friends more.

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17. When you visit home, you feel like a more responsible and loving person and everyone is proud of you.

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