Being the youngest is all fun and games until your mum doesn’t let you move out.
On being the guinea pig for just about anything and everything:
On spending a good portion of your childhood watching your siblings play video games:
On constantly being made to believe that you were adopted:
On having to develop certain personality traits, so you’ll stand out from your other siblings:
On the duality of being born the youngest:
On having to become the “mature one”, when your older siblings wouldn’t stop messing around:
Or, alternatively, having your siblings experience a power trip whenever your parents left you home alone:
On constantly being told that you’re “too young” to have a valid opinion:
On making sure that you, as the youngest, always got your dues and weren’t cheated:
On having to be a jack of all trades:
On developing a thick skin at a young age:
And finally, on accepting the fact that being the youngest has its perks and drawbacks:
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