Saturday 18 August 2018

People share the biggest misconceptions they had about adulthood as a child

‘I assumed most adults were grown-ups.’

It turns out that there's a lot more to being an adult than children think (romrodinka/Getty)
It turns out that there's a lot more to being an adult than children think (romrodinka/Getty)

By Emily Chudy, Press Association

As a child, when you think of growing up you may think of eating whatever you want, spending your cash, or having a high-flying job. For many of us, becoming an adult might be a bit of a disappointment.

Wanting to know some of the biggest misconceptions kids have about adulthood, Reddit user amaranthine_xx opened up the discussion to the website, and it got some hilarious responses.

It turns out that there’s a lot more to being an adult than children think!

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