Kids. They're the best, but anyone who has them knows how unpredictable and emotional they can become at a moment's notice and for no reason.
No reason from an adult's perspective, that is. To toddlers everywhere, life is one giant meltdown waiting to happen. All we can do sometimes is laugh.
A Tumblr dedicated to one boy's meltdowns, titled "The Reasons My Son Is Crying," seeks to do just that with a photo series of ... well, the title says it all.
Its creator and young Charlie's dad, Greg Pembroke, shares his own experiences and user-submitted pics of those commiserating with the joys of parenting.
Scroll through 25 of the best/worst/most random meltdown scenarios below and see how many of them you can relate to ... or at least get a chuckle at:
4. Feeding the Goat
When you feed the goat and the goat eats all the food? Cue the tears streaming down the face.
5. I Don't Want to Go
Sometimes, when you don't wanna go somewhere, you gotta throw a fit. Even if there are no plans to actually go somewhere.
8. Styrofoam For Dinner
Seems like it would be such a good meal. Then mean old mom and dad had to ruin the fun.
15. Safety NOT First
Trying to keep your kid from drowning will often make them hysterically sad. Such is life.
19. Lost Rubber Duck
If there's any cause for tears, it's a lost rubber duck in the tub (or on your head).
20. Dog Walk Fail
Because when you want to walk the dog, they often like to actually walk. Not cool.
21. Dog in the Way
If this dog would only get out of the way, this tragic event could've been avoided.