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'I Said Penis Instead Of Pen': These Embarrassing Job Interview Stories Will Make You Feel Better About Life

22/04/2015 11:19 BST | Updated 22/04/2015 15:59 BST

Under the pressure to perform, it's easy to say or do something a little out of the norm at job interviews.

At the time, these embarrassing moments make us wish the ground would swallow us up.

But deep down, we know we'll be laughing about them later down the line - especially if we end up getting the position.

So we asked HuffPost UK Lifestyle readers to share their tales of interview misfortune.

One thing we learned: Never say the word "penis" instead of "pen".

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