#100ThingsIBelievedAsAChild – Spoiler alert: they lied
One of the most sobering things that could happen to you while growing up is that you were lied to. Using the hashtag #100ThingsIBelievedAsAChild, tweeps shared the lies and superstitions they were told when they were young.
The fact that life as an adult would be easy.
After you’ve finished Matric,It is compulsory too be rich. #100ThingsIBelievedAsAChild
â€” Angel Mabena (@Angel_Mabena) March 2, 2017
#100ThingsIBelievedAsAChild All adults are successful, happy and satisfied.
â€” â™›The Trillest Kingâ™› (@TumediTreezy) March 2, 2017
That some things are ONLY for December.
#100thingsibelievedasachild choice assorted biscuits are only sold during December
â€” Marang (@marang_Rabs) March 2, 2017
Umâ€¦ I think our parents were trolling us!
â€” Amanda (@amanda_mpedi) March 2, 2017
â€” K H A N Y I S A â¤ (@JuhsKhanyi) March 2, 2017
How slowly did you walk when you heard this line?
#100ThingsIBelievedAsAChild “Go fetch your shoes I’ll wait for you” ðŸ˜‚
â€” StillPictures ðŸ“· (@theRealKeamo) March 2, 2017
What ridiculous things did you believe as a child?