"“Inventor”…. basically a mad scientist."
"Me too! Even did archaeology at college."
"I was clearly going to be a quarterback that sings lead in a band and rides competitive motocross while not on tour or game days. I mean… c’mon."
"I wanted to be an astronaut. Now it’s probably the last thing I’d want to be, the idea of being in space just scares me."
"Veterinarian. And then I saw how they tested for worms. My poor young mind noped TF outta that idea."
"Same! I didn’t get obsessed with like police and firemen as a kid, I liked the garbage men. Ride the back of a truck, throw things into the back of a truck and occasionally smash it down mechanically. It looked cool as hell."
"An archer, currently a doctor."
"I also wanted to be a lawyer, and recently became a lawyer, and tbh, it’s a lot more writing than talking in front of people. Like, the “talks in front of people” type lawyers are a very thin slice of the profession."
"I wanted to become a thief. I don’t exactly know why I said that."
"I wanted to be a rockstar and I lowkey still do."
"I wanted to be a hooker. My dad watched COPS way too much and I thought they dressed pretty."
"Railroad engineer. Always liked trains, still do. Though I’m probably gonna do HV/AC."
"Still have that dream, but became a lineman. Every time I see a train I sit there and daydream about driving them for a living, Striped overalls black boots and a corn cob pipe."
"Nothing. Still don’t."
"I wanted to be an FBI agent after watching all of The X-Files but that never came to pass since I live in England."
"I wanted to be a tornado when I grew up, I would spin and twirl my skirt around, and I was convinced it was a possibility."
"I wanted to do makeup effects for horror films."
"I always really wanted to be an author! When I was 8 I wrote a book about some kids breaking into a pyramid and facing boobytraps. It was 3 pages long and I was so proud! I even got a sticker for it! Anyway, kept at it and I published my first book about a year ago!"