Saturday , 19 August 2017

24 Signs You Belong In A Different Time Period

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Do you constantly find yourself daydreaming about living in another decade? Don’t worry, you’re not alone.

1. You watch TCM religiously.

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2. With that being said, part of you dies every time you hear someone your age say they don’t watch classic films because they’re in black and white.

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*Loads gun*

3. You bury yourself in Victorian novels.

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*Finishes book, takes a long walk in the countryside*

4. You despise remakes of any kind.

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5. Everyone you’ve ever been in love with is dead or 60+ years old.

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George WHO-ney? It’s all about Cary Grant, William Powell, and so many other men…

6. Your favorite stations on Pandora include The Andrews Sisters, Django Reinhardt, The Foundations, etc.

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*Puts stereo on full blast when “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy” comes on*
*Gets stares from other drivers*
*Smug face intensifies*

7. You’ve seen every episode of I Love Lucy.

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8. History classes were always your favorite subject in school.

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9. You’re a boss when it comes to trivia pertaining to the roaring ’20s.

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10. You still write letters on a typewriter.

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11. And listen to music on a record player.

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Because that’s still the best way to listen to anything.

12. You use phrases like “That’s the bees knees!”

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13. And you’re always confused at some of the modern catchphrases.

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YOLO? What in God’s name?

14. Everyone has always described you as having an old soul.

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And you’re OK with that.

15. You’ve attended at least one swing dancing class.

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Although you’re not the best dancer, you keep coming back for more swing dancing because twerking is just horrifying.

16. When you discover a speakeasy in your city it becomes your new designated hangout spot.

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17. Old cinemas make your heart flutter.

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18. You love getting lost in any museum.

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*Finally visits The Louvre*
*Instantly has a heart attack*

19. Thrift shops are your best friend.

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You never know what treasures you’ll find inside.

20. You have no regrets wearing vintage apparel whilst out and about.

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Why yes, I am wearing this handmade vintage dress out while shopping for groceries. And your problem is?

21. You’re always dreaming about traveling back to different eras in history.

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And maybe deciding to stay there permanently.

22. You’ve thought about splurging on a vintage automobile.

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23. You love asking your grandparents about how life was in the ’30s and ’40s.

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24. Despite feeling lost in this day and age, yearning for the past has helped you find a whole new appreciation for modern technology, health care, and ways of life in general.

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We’ll always have Paris. Well, kind of.