Have you ever bailed on a party invite only to spend the entire night wondering what you were missing out on? Well, wonder no more–we got six girls to share their real life painful, scary and downright mortifying partying experiences with us. Besides, there’s a reason all those memes about staying in and cancelling plans are so popular. And after reading these horror stories, you’ll be glad you passed on that party last weekend.

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Text: Claire Soong