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17 Things only your best friends understand about you

Rebecca Bracken is a news and views writer.






There's no one who knows you better than a best friend ever could

We all have that special someone — or group of someones. Not our partner in life, our partner in crime. Part secret-keeper, part therapist, a best friend knows you better than anyone else. Here are 17 things only your best friends could ever know.

1. How you really feel about your upcoming birthday

There's no one who knows you better than a best friend ever could

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2. That your past mistakes and dark secrets are no one else's business

There's no one who knows you better than a best friend ever could

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3. Only your best friends know all your hopes and dreams

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4. And how much you dread public speaking

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5. They can name that certain song that always makes you cry

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6. And the other song that makes you dance like you just don't care

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7. BFFs also know when you need to check yourself...

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8. Like when you lose in your fantasy league and act like a baby

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9. Or display a sociopathic amount of road rage

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10. Your besties have grown to appreciate your dance moves

There's no one who knows you better than a best friend ever could

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11. And always know when, despite that brave face, inside you're an emotional mess

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12. Luckily, they also always know exactly what to say to talk you down

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13. They get that you're not a morning person...

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14. How crazy excited you get about a trip to Costco

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15. And your irrational fear of spiders, clowns and anything sticky

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16. After all, you've been through a lot together

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17. But most importantly, best friends know when all you need is a hug

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