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These People Prove That It’s a Small World After All

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It’s a Small World After All

We’ve all heard it said and most of us know the song, too, and the fact of the matter is that the world is an exceptionally small place. In fact, it’s all there is, which would explain why coincidental encounters happen as often as they do.

What’s the craziest “small world” scenario you’ve ever experienced? Have you bumped into a friend or neighbor while far away from home? Not seen somebody from your childhood for years, only to reconnect by chance years later?

Redditors were asked to share their weirdest and wildest small world tales, and these stories are truly incredible.

small world pregnancy scare

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Have you ever heard of coincidences like these?