Saturday, September 5, 2020

20 Real-Life Situations Where Expectations Burst Like a Bubble

Buying things online, ordering food delivery, or simply going shopping may discourage you when expectations don’t meet reality. Sometimes a product, a service, or something you made yourself looks so absurdly different from your expectations, that you simply might want to laugh and cry at an equivalent time.

We often experience comical failures, and that we wish to keep an eye fixed on what happens with others too.

1. Rice Krispies with M&M’s

© eblyy / reddit

2. “My coworker bought a gift for her daughter. Another example from the ‘Expectation vs Reality’ compilation”

© banzai89 / pikabu

3. “I chose a blueberry muffin. Got one blueberry. I didn’t expect the description to be so accurate.”

© unknown author / imgur

4. “I ordered double pepperoni.”

© unknown author / imgur

5. “Come on, why buy one if we can make it ourselves.”

© masaHomka / pikabu

6. “I planted corn and was pretty excited to harvest it. Then I saw this.”

© black_pizza / reddit

7. Bad luck with fortune cookies

© MrPickles84 / reddit

8. This was done in a really nice nail salon.

© Jujucoolno1 / reddit

9. Don’t trust Instagram ads.

© Tyhoneycutter / reddit

10. “My girlfriend ordered a jacket and got this instead. They don’t even have this item in their inventory.”

© unknown author / imgur

Did she at least try it on? © DidNoOneNoticeThis / imgur

11. “That’s not what I wanted.”

© SimpleSimon1728 / reddit

12. If this is a perm, it’s better to shave your head.

© DCJONES2014 / reddit

13. “This is a dog shirt that I bought for Oscar. I think they sent me an adult one.”

© CVanB / twitter

14. “My friend texted me saying that he got robbed today.”

© RATMRJ / reddit

15. Pay attention to the pen to estimate the size.

© amanda_b00 / reddit

16. “Well, I got 2 water bottles.”

© itsnotnotme / reddit

17. “I ordered an inflatable fishing boat.”

© peanutbutterandbacos / reddit

18. When fortune wasn’t on your side when you ordered pizza:

© d1h982d / reddit

19. “I know I can’t dance, but I don’t literally have 2 left feet.”

© angiebulkeley / twitter

20. “A little bigger than I expected.”

© idunnolol1990 / reddit

Have your expectations ever gotten shattered by harsh reality?