Subway wrappers and pinky promises: The best Depop Dramas to come out of lockdown

This truly is our light through the darkness


You know when you’ve been mindlessly scrolling your phone for hours, refreshing and refreshing just for an extra two new tweets or Insta posts from people you don’t really care about. You’ve watched all the Netflix you can. Your eyes feel like they’re going square. The serotonin levels are so low it’s like you had a large night yesterday but really all you did was rewatch Ozark with your mum and there’s nothing large about that. Then you refresh again, just about ready to give up on your phone and resort to staring at a wall for an hour. Refresh. The screen loads. A light in the darkness appears, a saving grace: it’s a fresh Depop Drama. And fuck, it’s FUNNY. The serotonin returns, your will to live is temporarily recharged, you even let out a faint chuckle (the type of chuckle you’d type as HAHAHAHAH but is really more huheh in real life). For a second, life is good again and you forget everything to do with lockdown, low moods, losing the will to live and uh… loronavirus.

So for a jam packed hit of that goodness, all in one punch, here is a collection of the best Depop Dramas to come out of lockdown – and they’re good. The type of Depop Dramas so good they’ll make you think “wow, people really have gone insane in lockdown” and “how do these people even exist” and also “no really, how do these people even exist, they must be doing these things just to get on Depop Drama at this point”. Oh well, who cares, just read and be at peace for a few minutes. (P.S for a note from Depop Drama themselves on what it’s like running a chaotic account in the most chaotic of times, read to the end.)

1. Over cautious parents

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lol

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 18, 2020 at 4:13am PDT

2. Now this is just lame

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a beautiful little fool

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 18, 2020 at 1:09am PDT

Fuck off outta here Daisy Buchanan.

3. Dirty underwear

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dirty underwear

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 17, 2020 at 2:17pm PDT

“No way tha could of happened.”

4. Right man just fucking calculate it

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can u calculate for me pls

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 17, 2020 at 2:07am PDT

5. Extreme chaotic energy or extremely bad liar

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don’t take it the wrong way x

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 17, 2020 at 11:02am PDT

6. Sorry didn’t mean to send that

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when gordon ramsay uses depop for the first time

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 16, 2020 at 2:02pm PDT

7. The savagery

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fine then hun was only askin xxxxxxx

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 22, 2020 at 12:38am PDT

8. I love how aggy this app has become

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yu startin m8

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 21, 2020 at 7:58am PDT

9. Cry into your Palace beanie

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in real life u get bullied in the staff room

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 21, 2020 at 2:57am PDT

10. Really don’t know who’s side I’m on here

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this is killing me

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 20, 2020 at 10:21am PDT

11. My goodness!

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so are my fists

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 20, 2020 at 4:02am PDT

12. It’s always the post office

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mealworm

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 18, 2020 at 12:07pm PDT

I gagged.

13. It’s a doggy dog world

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fresh 2 death

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 14, 2020 at 12:51pm PDT

13. Just guys bein dudes x

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when u bump into an old school friend on a night out

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 14, 2020 at 12:20am PDT

14. Cassie from Skins is on Depop

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too lovely

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 13, 2020 at 4:08pm PDT

15. Defending your mate’s honour by way of Depop threats

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pardon

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 13, 2020 at 7:31am PDT

16. So you really tryna @ every single girl on this app huh

17. Gonna start saying this now

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my slime

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 12, 2020 at 6:50am PDT

18. Pisstake ennit

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yes lad haha that’s banter

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 11, 2020 at 11:45am PDT

19. Gap yah x

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bt xx

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 11, 2020 at 1:59pm PDT

20. Not a bad deal tbf but I’ve heard they’re not for resale

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ffs

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 10, 2020 at 9:21am PDT

21. Royal Mail in the time of the coronavirus be like

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sounds about right

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 10, 2020 at 1:05am PDT

22. Paedo behaviour

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paedabix

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 31, 2020 at 1:06am PDT

23. And a personal fave of mine… Subway top

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footlong

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 29, 2020 at 8:49am PDT

24. Free the rat

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iconic

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 29, 2020 at 4:26am PDT

25. ‘She saw me pick my nose literally just once’

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kerfuffle

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 27, 2020 at 4:54am PDT

26. This is going to sound like I’m making excuses but

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liar liar pants on fire

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 26, 2020 at 5:36am PDT

27. Yes my young drilla

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fresh bladez

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 18, 2020 at 9:43am PDT

28. Once again that pesky post office

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dead frog

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 17, 2020 at 4:53am PDT

29. Ah yes… a good cause

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crushing covid: a series by creepy lonely men

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 13, 2020 at 10:18am PDT

30. On ket 24/6

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omg so cool!!!!

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 13, 2020 at 3:06am PDT

31. Burry her in

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depop users are a different breed

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 10, 2020 at 1:29am PDT

32. Just can’t help it I get bored

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who run the world? girls

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on May 6, 2020 at 11:21am PDT

33. Oh, my god

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using a bad phone

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Apr 24, 2020 at 1:46am PDT

34. Oh cripes

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yikes

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Apr 21, 2020 at 1:16am PDT

35. Pinky promise?

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pinky promise

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Jun 23, 2020 at 1:37pm PDT

36. And to end on a high

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seems legit

A post shared by Depop Drama (@depopdrama) on Apr 1, 2020 at 7:32am PDT

We’re saved!

@depopdrama told The Tab: “I definitely think drama has been getting crazier. People are using Depop more during the pandemic and it’s created a lot more of a buzz around buying and selling. Obviously with more users signing up to Depop, means more drama!

“The craziest ones have been when someone found a frog in their package, and most recently a mealworm! Depop Drama has had a massive surge of more dramas, so it’s taken a lot longer to go through submissions but we are getting there!”

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