Up next in How to Have a Great Prom (12 videos)
Make sure you have the perfect prom by checking out the advice in these Howcast videos.
You Will Need
- Acting skills
Act obsessed with the prom
Begin to act obsessed with the prom. Talk about it 24/7, as if you very life depended on how perfect a night it is.
Drive up the cost
Let your date know that this perfect night doesn’t come cheap. Quote the highest estimates you can find on prom musts like the limo.
Ratchet up the terror
Ratchet up the terror by hinting about something you’re hoping to receive on prom night that your date does not want to give you, like sex or an engagement ring.
Act like you’re getting married
Act like attending this prom together is tantamount to getting married by making the person do stuff like picking your special song and spending an unreasonable amount of time with your family.
Make unreasonable demands
Make absurd, time-consuming, and costly prom preparation plans, like taking dancing lessons.
Claim Prom Madness Sadness
Act like you’re becoming emotionally unglued, then blame it on PMS—Prom Madness Sadness.
Act shocked when your date dumps you
Act shocked— shocked! —when your date pulls out of the prom.