This Is The Life You Expect To Have In Your 30s, But Then Reality Strikes (14 pics + 13 gifs)

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Expectation: You will live in a lovely family home with a gate and a garden.

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Reality: You have learned to squint in a way that makes any building seem “full of potential”.

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Expectation: You will have two beautiful children and your family will be “done”.

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Reality: Either you’re struggling to cope with (and afford to pay for) one small child…

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…or you’re trying to drown out the sound of all of your relatives asking you when you’re going to get on with it.

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Expectation: You’ll be rich!

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Reality: You have a rich and varied assortment of loans.

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Student loan, bank loan, loan from parents, credit card loan, and maybe even a mortgage, too.

Expectation: You will be the boss!

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Reality: You are still some form of office underling.

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Expectation: You will be able to build and mend things.

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Reality: You have mangled a lot of Ikea flat packs.

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Expectation: You will still stay up all night at mad raves when the mood takes you.

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Reality: You prefer to rave all night by the fire with a mug of tea.

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Expectation: You will have a tidy wardrobe full of classic, timeless pieces.

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Reality: You have a chair.

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Expectation: You will cook beautiful, balanced meals full of goodness.

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Reality:

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Expectation: You will spend your spare time bettering yourself by reading the classics.

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Reality: You have read many “classic” tweets and Facebook updates, and are halfway through the Zoopla app.

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Expectation: You will have a strong sense of style and know what suits you.

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Reality: You will struggle with the transition from your twenties wardrobe to something more ~comfortable~.

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Expectation: You will be wise like Yoda.

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Reality: You still mostly feel like this.

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Expectation: You will finally feel like an adult.

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Reality: Nope.

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Expectation: You won’t care what anyone thinks about you any more.

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Reality: You actually really don’t.

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