10 Times Mia Thermopolis Knew Our Everyday Struggles

by Ayessa De La Peña   |  Aug 4, 2015
PHOTO Walt Disney Pictures
Share This!

On this day fourteen years ago (14, omg!), the first Princess Diaries film came out and paved the way for Anne Hathaway's very successful career in Hollywood. The actress went on to star in several of this generation's most beloved films and took home a statuette from the Academy Awards for playing Fantine in the big screen adaptation of the musical Les Miserables. Three years might have gone by but we're still in love with Mia Thermopolis's adorable character and the film itself. And why not? Mia totally gets our struggles in high school, even the struggles we still have to this day.

 1  Every single morning, before we leave the house.

Yup, this happens even if we woke up really early and used our special lotion.

 2  During those days when you're feeling ugly.

Repeat this line in your head forever.

 3  On the rare moments your crush says hi to you.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Admit it, you've practiced how to say it to him a hundred times in front of the mirror.

READVery Important Lessons We Learned from the Disney Princesses

 4  When the school guard checks your bag.

Because food > people.

 5  When you try to act so proper... and fail miserably.

Why so harsh, world?

 6  When this person in school gives you a hard time every day, and you've finally had enough.

WELP ¯_(ツ)_/¯

 7  Whenever you feel invisible...

Which is 99.9% of the time :(

READPrincess Lessons 101: How To Be a Princess According To Cinderella

 8  When your day isn't going the way you want it to.

*sobbing emoji*

 9  Those times you try to act so cool during school events to impress your crush or catch his attention.

And you end up looking funny. HEY! At least you're funny.

 10  Whenever you're having a bad day and your loved ones remind you who you truly are.

It may be hard to believe what they say, but it does help a little to be around them and get the reminder you need that you will always have someone to come home to. P.S. We're still waiting on our Michael Moscovitz (or Robert Schwartzman, we'll take either).

CONTINUE READING BELOW
watch now

READAnna Kendrick Sings Like Your Fave Disney Princesses and She Sounds Great!

How has The Princess Diaries movie touched your lives, Candy Girls? Let's talk in the comments or via Twitter @candymagdotcom.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
REAX!
How do you feel about this article?
About the author
Ayessa De La Peña
Candymag.com Assistant Section Editor
I am Candymag.com's resident fangirl and ~*feelings*~ girl. When I'm not busy researching about what to write next on the website, I sleep, read books, and re-watch episodes of Friends.
VIEW OTHER ARTICLES FROM Ayessa
How do you feel?
Click on your mood to read related stories
The Latest
They'll teach you the choreography to songs from BTS, TWICE, NewJeans, and more!
In a previous interview, the actress revealed that she used to sleep in dressing rooms to save money.
These adorable pieces deserve to be in your workout rotation!
You'll realize that there's more to multimedia arts than just drawing.
They're proof that white dresses *always* look classy!
If you're an aspiring agriculturist, this could be the perfect school for you!
LOAD MORE ARTICLES
CONNECT WITH US