People have been sharing their experiences of growing up in Mississippi on Twitter in the past few days.
#GrowingUpInMississippi M - I - crooked letter crooked letter - I- crooked letter crooked letter - I - humpback humpback - I.— emily ??*. (@englshgrls) July 3, 2016
The hashtag #growingupinmississippi has taken over the the social media site and is letting users share what it is like to grow up in the Magnolia state.
Tweets ranged from jokes about the weather to funny Mississippi stereotypes to, of course, sweet tea.
Here are a few of our favorites!
#GrowingUpInMississippi where you experience all 4 seasons in one week.— larsen brooke (@larsenbrooke11) July 4, 2016
#GrowingUpInMississippi constantly being asked by people who are out of state, if you have electricity and running water.— Ginger Wesson (@GingerWesson) July 4, 2016
#GrowingUpInMississippi When you can sunbathe while you open your Christmas presents and then play in the snow after lunch.— Katelyn Stone (@katelyn_stone) July 4, 2016
Some football rivalry made its way in there as well.
#GrowingUpInMississippi where the egg bowl is about as important as sweet tea on a Sunday— Tony Gipson (@ITS_TONY_WHODOE) July 3, 2016
With the heat rising this summer, this is definitely how we are feeling this week.
#growingupinmississippi— Blackniss Everdeen™ (@RockyTopKeith) July 3, 2016
The humidity is higher than the actual temperature.
There have been a good number of funny ones, but this one might just be the best!
We wave and smile at everyone and a lot of times people will go out of their way to help you #growingupinmississippi— macy j ? (@sassychele) July 3, 2016
What are your memories of what it is like to grow up in Mississippi? Tag us in your tweets and we might retweet them!
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