15 Weird Side Effects Everyone Experiences From Growing Up In Virginia
There’s no finer experience than having grown up in Virginia. Beautiful landscapes, picturesque seasons, and of course, a head start on all of those history lessons. Yet there are some other, more interesting consequences of having lived here for a considerable amount of time. Here are just a few of the quirky side effects you may or may not have experienced from growing up in VA:
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Can you relate to any of these signs of having grown up in Virginia? Feel free to share and add your own insight to the list. We’d love to hear from you! For related content, be sure to read about The 15 Sure-Fire Ways To Make A Virginian Mad.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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