Photo of woman crossing her legs on a subway is baffling the internet

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Fair warning, it almost hurts to look at this photo of a woman sitting on a subway that's going viral. Sitting with your legs nicely crossed is one thing, but this woman somehow managed to twist her legs around each other nearly three times!

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How did she get her legs so wrapped up like that? For some people it's hard enough to just sit comfortable with one leg over the other -- and men especially.

After Imgur user SickOfFeelingNumb posted the photo, hundreds of people began commenting.

"I do this sometimes but I had no idea it looked that creepy," one user wrote.

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For others, it's not that simple.

"Was I the only one who tried to do it (unsuccessfully, may I add)?" AuthenticMexicanBurrito commented.

Or as DeadpoolWilson comically put it, "Let me just break my legs real quick."

Editors at Mashable even gave it a go and documented their results.

It seems like you're either a natural pretzel, or you're not. One thing's for sure -- it's much better than manspreading:

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Photo of woman crossing her legs on a subway is baffling the internet
Sometimes you just need 4 seats to yourself... 🏃🏽 #manspreading #Chicago #CTA
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Omg homeboy has taken #manspreading to inescapable new heights
Dude stepping his #manspreading game up to a whole new level! #Champion
#manspread #manspreading
How much spreading can one man do? #manspreading #subwaystalking
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#manspreading in blue
It's the weekend, New York City. Air it out. #manspreading #nyc #thebigapplebaby
I really really HATE #manspreading 😤😤😤😤. The guy never stop even I kicked his leg. I hope he fall down the stairs when He get off the train. 😤😤😤😤 #manspread
#morning #commute #hottie hiding faces to protect the innocent, though he didn't look that innocent #manspreading

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