i used to believe - the childhood beliefs site
I Used To Believe is a funny and bizarre collection of ideas that adults thought were true when they were children. It will remind you what it was like to be a child, fascinated and horrified by the world in equal parts. The following pages will reassure you that the things you used to believe weren't so strange after all...
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I used to believe that people only grew upto age 10 as I hadn't been taught how to count beyond 10 at that age.
I used to believe that when television channels when they would sign off at night play the American anthem and say please stand by , I would get up and stand by the television .
As a child I believed that cats, when they died, became owls and always accompanied you.
I used to believe that Santa Claus exists, but there was also an evil version of him that took children who behaved badly and then nobody remembered them
I used to believe that the people who give the news on television could see what you were doing, so always with my sister we tried to change before the news.
When I was a child I thought there was a person inside the ATM
I used to believe in Perez mause when my teeth fall, I put them under the pillow to see what happened
I used to believe in super heroes exist in the world
I used to believe that the earth was flat.
I use to believe thar the movies were real
I used to believe that India and Indonesia were right next to each other since their names sounded alike
When watching The Lord of the Rings movies for the first time, I thought Merry and Pippin were named "Mary and Poppins".
When I was little, my dad had a friend named Scott. I thought my dad's friend was the king of Scotland
I thought the tip jar at the restaurant was so people could give the chef cooking tips for how to cook better.
I thought weather forecasters were psychic and that's how they knew what the weather would be. I wasn't sure why their psychic powers sometimes didn't work though
I thought that if you held a buttercup to your face and it only reflected on your chin softly, it meant you only liked butter a little bit.
I thought that anything that wasn't explicitly food was poisonous up until I was about nine, when my dad told me that only a few things are poisonous.
I thought that whenever a cartoon character got amnesia, it was because of Mr. Forgetful from the cartoon "Mr. Men". I thought his amnesia was contagious or something.
I used to beileve girls peed out their butt 😂
I used to think there were 52 states beacause I thought there were 50 continental states plus Hawaii and Alaska I beilived this till I was 9