There are two types of people in this world. Those who pride themselves on being on time, and those who just can’t help being a tad late.
Unfortunately, on occasion, being late just can’t be helped. Whether it’s an accident, a family emergency or the presence of a badger near your car, these elaborate excuses for tardiness sound too crazy to be true – but they are, according to those who posted them on Reddit.
The mystery of the stolen door
The Grinch who killed a nativity sheep
The “watch the news” excuse
The man with many grandparents
The matching excuses
There you have it, a whoie raft of ready-made excuses next time you are late. Be prepared to offer proof though!