Woman infuriates TikTokers with the bizarre way she writes letters

TikTok user Anna Patton is creating quite a stir on the platform with the unconventional way she dots her i’s and crosses her t’s.

The 21-year-old shared a video, noting that “some of my friends are pressed about the way I write letters.” She then went on to show her followers why her friends are so upset: As you can see in the video, Patton has a rather unusual way of writing the letters M, N, W, B, R and, perhaps most upsettingly, X.

(For the last one, she first creates the top half of the X before finishing off the bottom half. WHO DOES THAT?)

@anna.elizabeth10

im sorry if this offends anyone 😪 #fyp #texttospeech #writing

♬ Lofi – Domknowz

The overwhelming majority of TikTok users sided with Patton’s friends on this one. Some even joked that there should be a trigger warning on the video — that’s how upset they were.

“This made me mad for no reason,” one person said.

“This triggered a feeling I never knew I had,” another added.

“I hope both sides of your pillow are warm,” a third joked.

Other people simply could not believe that the video (and method) were real. After all, Patton’s way of writing letters would only slow her down — so what’s the point?

“You literally made these letters more difficult to write,” one person said.

“There’s no way,” another added before challenging Patton to “write a whole sentence.”

“When we learn to write we learn to write fast to keep up with our thoughts,” a third person explained. “Either you were taught to write slow or this video is for attention.”

Whether or not the video is fake, Patton seems to understand that the letter-writing technique is irritating. Her TikTok bio currently reads: “Follow to see more things I do that annoy others.”

In The Know by Yahoo is now available on Apple News — follow us here

If you enjoyed this story, check out this BBC cook’s “upsetting” rice recipe that stirred controversy online.

More from In The Know:

Vet's way of eating an orange sparks philosophical debate

11 viral TikTok beauty product Prime Day deals you definitely need to be shopping

This No. 1 best-selling air purifier 'removes dust from the air' before your very eyes — and it's on sale for Prime Day

TikTok mom shares hilarious montage of her baby 'discovering' his feet

Listen to the latest episode of our pop culture podcast, We Should Talk: