Those little life let-downs that make us feel blue...

1. Saying, ‘Bless you’ to someone who sneezes on the train, but they don’t hear you as they have earphones in.

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2. Every single episode of Long Lost Family.

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3. Seeing children being ignored by parents who are too busy on their phones.

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4. The day that you have to accept that summer is over.

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5. That moment at Sunday teatime, when you start thinking about work the next day.

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6.Waking up and realising it’s the last day of your holiday.

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7. Silly quarrels with your boyfriend.

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8. When you’ve been really good on a diet and haven’t lost any weight.

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9. A show that you’ve been enjoying for weeks, like The Apprentice, comes to an end…

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10. They haven’t got your size in the boots that you love.

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11. Your favourite shade of lipstick is discontinued and although there are loads to choose from they’re not quite right.

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12. The movie you wanted to see, but didn’t get around to going to, isn’t in the cinema any more.

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13. The fact that your nieces are now too grown-up to want cuddly toys for birthdays and Christmas, you used to love going to those shops.

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14. Seeing anybody, but especially children, crying.

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15. You’d love to get a puppy, but can’t because you’re not at home enough to be with him.

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16. That your lovely holiday tan has to fade…

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17. Having to accept that there are certain clothes you’re now too old – and wide – to pull off (skinny jeans we’re talking about you)!

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18. Witnessing people (even if you don’t know them) arguing.

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19. Being stuck at home on your own for too long…

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20. A friend letting you down last minute on the phone when you’re already in the pub waiting…

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21. That you’re rubbish at cooking, even when you try really hard to make a lovely meal.

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22. Feeling left behind when it comes to social media. What even is WhatsApp?!

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23. Not being able to run as fast or far as you used to be able to.

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24. That time goes so fast and realising that you’ll never get the chance to do everything you’d like to – but you’ll certainly do as much as you can, and that attitude is so NOT sad!

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What makes you feel sad? Let us know below…