Well, being raised up by a strict parents is no less than a small feat. Let’s admit, you actually had a more disciplined and strict life as compared to others. Weekends didn’t mean parties, growing up didn’t mean that you got the ability to take your decisions independently! Now that you achieved all this, it definitely is worth having a look how the things were on your side, and how you emerged stronger!
It’s 8 pm, I’m leaving yaar!
No matter what, you are always the first person to leave a party, just because it would be a big deal if you reach home after 9 pm.
Asking your parents for a sleepover is like preparing for a nuclear deal
It takes more than 42 hours of in-depth accumulation of facts, reasons, a PowerPoint representation of your friend’s family tree, and an assurance that there would be no boys, no drinks and that you’ll sleep by 10 pm, and would be back home by 7 am the next day!
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You are definitely out of the scene in case of some quick hangout plans
Because you know very well, it would take more than 2 days to find the right time to talk to your mother, who would then find the right time to talk to your father, and for the hangout plan to be processed!
You master the art of emotionally blackmailing your parents
With a cute puppy face, when you say, “I know you would never approve, and there’s no point asking”, just to fetch some quick brownie points and turn odds into your favor.
Deciding between Friday night and Saturday night involves a lot of calculations
As going out on both nights is out of the question, and no way, your parents are going to agree for that. It is either Friday night or Saturday night, and chances are even high that you don’t get permission to going on either night!
Change of plans freak you out and chills your spine
You have by now lived the real fear when your friends keep on changing the plans, and you have to seek the permission 10 times with further explanation as to what is going on, and having to handle 10 minutes of an extra lecture about how bad your friends are!
There is nothing like family dinner conversation
It is rather a parent-child meeting wherein the only topics of discussion include your academic and class schedule, career plans, and ruthless comparison to the better performing cousins and neighbors’ kids.
You still think twice about what your parents would think before dressing yourself
And let’s not forget those moments when you were asked to change the skirt because it was too short, or change the t-shirt because the text written on it was a way too vulgar or suggestive for them!
Your parents would still like to dress you as a 2nd-grade child
With two braided tails, if they could! You can’t even think of dying your hair or having a flattery hairstyle, or getting a tattoo or wearing spaghetti tops – definitely, the world would turn upside down!
You think twice before sharing a joke with them
As you never know when a healthy laughter turns into a 30 minutes rant and you going to your room with a sad face thereafter!
A missed call from your house freaks you out
Because they’ll instantly think that you have eloped with a guy due to that girl, which they think is a bad influence!
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