21 Things You Know Only If You’ve Been Best Friends For 10 Years


1. Most of your conversations involve the phrase “remember that time when…”

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

“Remember that time when you vomited all over yourself at your own party? Yeah, it wasn’t as bad as that.”

2. And if one of you doesn’t remember that time, shit goes down.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

“How do you not remember the time we went to see Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs just because it was raining? That was a pivotal moment in our friendship.”

3. You have a full library of embarrassing anecdotes to call on at any moment.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

4. Including saved Myspace pictures and detailed descriptions of regrettable outfit choices.

Including saved Myspace pictures and detailed descriptions of regrettable outfit choices.

5. You can be brutally honest with each other.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

“No, wash it.”

6. But you also know exactly how to compliment them.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

7. And that’s because you’ve shared nearly every single thought and insecurity you’ve had over the last decade with them.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

8. You are totally comfortable sitting in silence together doing absolutely nothing.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

9. Actually, you are totally comfortable doing pretty much anything together, really.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

10. You might get a teeny-weeny bit jealous when the other one makes a new close friend.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

11. They practically blend into your family.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

12. They can make you proper belly-laugh like no one else.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

13. It’s an unspoken rule that you hate all the same people.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

14. If someone bitches about your BFF in front of you all hell will break loose.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

15. When someone asks you keep a secret, you assume telling your BFF doesn’t count.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

16. You can always tell when they’re lying.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

17. In fact you can NEARLY read their mind.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

18. Over the years you’ve learnt all their favourite foods and when they’ll need them.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

19. They have been there for you through all your major crises.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

20. And they always seem to know what to say.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years

21. You know you’ll be best friends for years to come.

21 Things You Know Only If You've Been Best Friends For 10 Years