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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when i was young i used to think japan and china were the same country
i used to think France was in the united states
As a child I believed I could get sucked into the television.
As a very young chid I belived when on a train that there was a very strong man outside at the back of it pushing it along very fast with all his might.
As a child E believed when it thundered that it was god noisily moving his furniture about.
I ured to believe as a child and even into my teens that l could get to Narnia from inside my wardrobe. At 46 years old I still live in hope of that. Lol hahaha
I used to believe that "Inspector sahab" is one word for every police officer. It's not. Sahab is a Hindi suffix used to denote respect.
When I was little, I used to believe that if you see a star pass through the sky you have to make a wish.
When I was a child, I used to think that the humans grow up like the dinosaurs
When I was a little girl, I used to believe that there were little people behind on TV moving all the time
When a little girl I used to believe in tooth fairy. Then I discovered that my mom was who put money under my pillow and took my milk tooth.
I used to believe that the stars in the sky were died persons that were helping us.
When I was a little girl, I used to believe that the moon was a rabbit eating cheese that would observe the little kids from the sky.
As a kid, I thought that the character Kimiko Tohomiko from Xiaolin Showdown's name was Chemical.
I thought that the show Beavis and Butthead was called Penis and Butthead.
I used to believe that seals were dogs that had amputated legs.
When I was a child, I used to believe that garbagemen ate the food that we threw away. If I couldn't finish my food I would say that I was "leaving it for the garbageman".
I used to think that a pottery kiln was some sort of chocolate machine, because of the clay being pale brown liquid!
I used to think that having a donated body part, like a heart transplant or kidney donation could actually change your DNA and how you look.
I used to believe that "carpooling" meant you were outside the car and pushing/pulling it to your destination.