Summer vacation is the greatest time in a kid's life. No school. No bullies. No teachers. No worries. 

Wrong. There were always things to ruin even the most perfect summer.

Here are 21 things that ruined your summer, every summer, and some stuff that still pisses us off as adults.

  • 1

    Seeing a Teacher

    Teacher On Vacation
  • 2

    Back To School Commercials in July

    Back to School Commercial
  • 3

    Poison Oak

    Poison Oak
  • 4

    Best Friend Goes to Camp

    Leaving for camp
  • 5

    Summer Reading Assignments

    Summer Reading
  • 6

    Murderer Terrorizes Your Camp

    Jason Friday the 13th
  • 7

    Summer Love Loves Someone Else

  • 8

    Going to Bed And It's Still Light Out

    Sleeping in daylight
  • 9

    It Rains on Your Only Trip

    Rain on vacation
  • 10

    Summer Jobs

  • 21

    Getting Hurt the First Day of Vacation

    Leg in Cast
  • 11

    Summer Reruns

  • 12

    Summer School

    Summer School
  • 13

    Wicked Sunburn

    Bad Sunburn
  • 14

    Air Conditioning Breaks

    AC Broken
  • 15

    Record Heatwaves

    Record Heat
  • 16

    You Miss Your Ride to the Beach

    Parking Lot Tanning
  • 17

    Damn Mosquitoes

  • 18

    Adults Only Swim at Public Pool

    Adults Only
  • 19

    Missing the Ice Cream Man

    Ice Cream Man
  • 20

    Parents Call Every Hour to See 'What You're Doing'

    Woman on Phone