Expectations Vs. Reality of Being in a Sorority

1. The Women

Expectation: A bunch of mean, terrifying girls force you to drink, dance, sing and pick them up from parties at 2 a.m.

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Reality: You’re never forced to do anything worse than compliment your big sister’s crafting efforts. (The forced singing and dancing to One Direction comes after initiation–and let’s be honest, it’s not that forced.)

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2. Hazing

Expectation: You’ll be showered in all sorts of unpleasant substances.

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Reality: You’re showered in gifts.

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

3. Bribes

Expectation: You’re paying to have friends.

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Reality: You’re paying for your friend’s 2 a.m. Taco Bell order.

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

4. Clothes

Expectation: You are required to dress to the nines whenever you’re out in public.

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Reality: You can’t remember the last time you didn’t wear yoga pants to class.

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

5. Mo’ Money

Expectation: You’re extremely wealthy. Daddy’s credit card pays for everything.

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

Reality: You’re shop at the dollar store more than anywhere else (with the expectation of Trader Joes, where you stock up on Two Buck Chuck and guacamole).

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

6. Crafting

Expectation: You’re so good at making kitschy crafts, Martha Stewart and Zooey Deschanel call your ass up for help.

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

Reality: You have more glitter in your hair than on the heart-shaped frame you’re painting. Somebody just complimented you on your “sparkly earwig sculpture.”

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

7. Sexy Parties

Expectation: You party with super hot fraternity dudes every night, red cups filled with PBR held above all your heads.

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Reality: You learn YouTube dances with your sisters while eating pizza Monday through Friday in your sweatpants (on Wednesdays, you wear pink).

14 Expectations Vs. Reality About Being A Sorority Girl, In GIFs

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