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The Way You Prefer Your Eggs Reveals Something So Crazy About You


Behind their hard shell, eggs are hiding more than just a nutrient-rich yolk—they’re holding the key to your personality.

So whether you like your eggs scrambled, poached, or sunny side up, you’re secretly leaving clues about your defining traits.

Scrambled Eggs

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Ah, the tried-and-true classic. If you prefer your eggs scrambled, your friends probably call you “Ol’ Reliable.” Just like scrambled eggs are reliably delicious, your friends find you trustworthy and dependable. Maybe you’re not a firecracker or the life of the party—but who cares? You like yourself the way you are—and so do others.

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Eggs Over Easy

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If you like your eggs over easy, you’re old-fashioned. A little shy at first, you will make yourself heard if need be. You’re not necessarily very open from the get-go, but when you make a friend, you keep them for life. Yet if someone crosses you, they better watch out; you definitely hold grudges.

Sunny Side Up

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Like your eggs, you’re an open, fun-loving gal. You want to travel and see interesting sights and meet fascinating people. You’ve got big plans and your head is always full of ideas. That said, you definitely know know how to have fun, but you always keep it classy.


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Hard-boiled egg lovers: relax! Your friends and family think you’re driven and almost completely unstoppable. Those aren’t bad traits to have, but don’t feel guilty about slowing down every once in awhile. You deserve a break, too!

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People probably tell you that you should have been born in a different decade. You silently bear your burdens, sometimes putting up a whimsical, care-free front. You’re an old-soul full of grace and patience, and you wouldn’t change yourself one bit.


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“Go big or go home,” is your motto! First and foremost, you’re a people person. You enjoy being the center of attention, and you like bringing your friends together. No questions here—You’re the boss!

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If you prefer poached eggs, you’re never one to settle. Your friends might also find you mysterious, and you want to keep it that way. But that doesn’t mean you don’t have a kind soul.


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