Have you ever felt fear about doing anything under the watchful eye of another person? Like when you were a kid, trying to solve a math problem that you knew exactly how to solve, but messed up the minute the tutor saw you? Or couldn’t execute that perfect omelet flip because your mom was watching, and now you’re eating scrambled eggs instead. Anxiety about being watched while doing any kind of work gives rise to feelings of performance pressure, which makes us irritable and irritable. If you have ever been in a situation like this, you will find this post relevant.
On June 8, Twitter user Ralph shared a photo of a four-burner stovetop. One burner is lit, while the other has a pan with cracked eggshells and a dropped egg near the second burner. Captioned, “Someone is watching me when I am doing something.”
Take a look at the post:
The upload has received many funny comments from users who have described more such situations. Some shared their experiences.
One user wrote, ‘Me during driving lessons. My driving instructor noticed that I would make more mistakes the more attention he gave me so that he started acting distracted. He’s a gem.”
me during driving lessons???? My driving instructor noticed that the more mistakes I would make, the more attention he gave me, he would start acting distracted. She’s a Gem – Asina (@symportz) June 9, 2021
Another said, “It made me think that once my former supervisor was standing on my shoulder when I made a spreadsheet for him, I forgot how to do everything.”
It made me think for once that my former supervisor was standing over my shoulder when I made a spreadsheet for him, I forgot how to do everything.—TD Drakes (@tsddrake) June 9, 2021
The humorous post has since gone viral with over 1 lakh likes and 71k retweets.
If this hilarious incident has made you crave some delicious eggs. We’ve got a list of quick and easy egg recipes for you, whether you’re being watched or not.
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