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I used to belive that when you have turned 18 firworks came out of your head to show that you where an adult. Then, you would suddenly shoot up (at 50 Mph) and that was your growning spurt.

Anon
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I used to believe that there were bear traps and possum traps in ladies purses, Even still to this day I refuse to go through my wifes purse

teddytime
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My 6 years younger sister used to tell me that I was younger than her. She was just growing backwards.

Taryn
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I believed we were little kids till we were 17, and at our 18th birthday we woke up as adults.

Hoppip
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I thought "Alzheimers" was actually pronounced "Old timers" so I went around telling everyone my grandma didn't remember anything because she had old timers disease.

Julie
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i used to believe that people never stopped growing. i was very concerned about this for logistical reasons, and it took my parents months to grasp that when i repeatedly asked "what happens when you get too big for your house," i was not speaking metaphorically. for some reason i never noticed there weren't gigantic 20ft+ people around everywhere.

Anon
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I was convinced that your clothes would grow right along with you. I was happy to know I could wear my favorite shirt forever.

Cho
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When I was a child, I used to believe that my father was as young as me. He was born on the 14th. of april and I was born on the 16th., just two days later! I didn't understand the time and why he seemed older and wrinkled than me.

Gaps
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When I was little. I always thought that when grown ups were young I was old and that when I became old again, the grown ups would become young again.

Escoban
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As a young child I believed that when I turned into an adult I'd have to go in the store naked to get adult clothes.

Anon
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I thought that enchiladas were an inch long (inch-aladas). Before I had a good grasp on what an inch was, I thought this meant that an inch was fairly big, the size of an enchilada. I kept assuming that an inch was big, bigger and bigger until I was set straight after declaring that a car was an inch long.

Aretia
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When I was about 4 years old I thought that exactly halfway through your life you turned into the opposite sex.

Dave XIV
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I was the youngest of 5 children. The three oldest were 10, 11, and 12 years older than me. I believed that as I grew up, they would get smaller, so I would have a fair chance at getting them back.

Valerie
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My oldest sister is 15 years my senior. I used to think that she was older than my mom.

Callie
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I used to believe that if you were a boy when you were born then you grew up to be a girl & vice versa. Thanks Grandpa.... then my Dad tried to convince my kids of the same thing - luckily they were smnarter than me - imagine my embarassment when i went to school & told people that my Grandpa used to be a little girl!

HLS
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I used to believe that when a person got old, they turned Italian- as a child the only old people I knew actually spoke Italian, I had never come in contact with a non-Italian senior.

Jennifer Radcliffe
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i used to believe that everyone was born as the opposite sex, and that you changed when you started school.

llama
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I believed that people in the fifties couldn't see in color. When I was about eight years old I said to my mother, "Mom, when did you start seeing in color?" She was born in 1953.

Evie
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The day I turned nine I had to ask my mother how old I was going to be. Sarcastically, she answered, "Nine hundred! How old do you think you are, dummy?!" I went all the rest of that week thinking I was nine hundred years old.

Kaylee
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I used to think that "gentlemens clubs" were where guys went to dress fancy with top hats and tuxes and they were there to have dinner parties.

Catherine
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