Among the various horrific news stories on Thursday morning, Twitter did what it does best: it got something happy and upbeat trending with #PrimarySchoolProblems.
Users on Twitter chronicled the struggles and battles that primary school kids faced every day (we all still remember that sinking feeling when the teacher told you “no hat, no play”).
We’ve scoured the feed to find some of our favourites that really sent us on a trip down memory lane.
Canteen and snack struggles
— emil cholich (@emilcholich) August 27, 2015
When your mum and dad worked full time and never worked the canteen so you couldn’t get free red frogs #PrimarySchoolProblems
— Lauren Ingram (@laureningram) August 27, 2015
Everyone eats roll ups but my parents won’t buy me one. #PrimarySchoolProblems
— Khoa Huynh (@Khoawrites) August 27, 2015
— Jenna Guillaume (@JennaGuillaume) August 27, 2015
When you had the *second* best Tazo collection in the school and the other kid wouldn’t play you for keeps. #PrimarySchoolProblems
— Luke Hopewell (@lukehopewell) August 27, 2015
When you accidentally call your teacher ‘mum’ #PrimarySchoolProblems
— Louise Khong (@louisekhong) August 27, 2015
— Adam Haylock (@Adam_Haylock) August 27, 2015