Instead, have a dig at yourself, and try including an anecdote about that time you failed to read 24 hour time and ended up stranded at a bus stop in sleepy Somerset at 2am on the last day of your holiday.
Work in related phrases and even rhymes! Tweet Making a speech at your 21st birthday party is a great way to thank your family for their of support and to highlight your plans for the future.
Instead, they may simply want a low-key adult birthday party.
If appropriate, acknowledge your current circumstances Thank your family for their support Mention a humorous family anecdote about birthdays Example: I am hoping that this will be the year that all my efforts at school and university will start to pay off.
Toasting the 21st Birthday A great birthday speech for a 21st birthday is one that honors the birthday person and suits his or her personality.
This situation is a guaranteed mood killer, and a sure-fire way to have your 21st birthday party remembered for all the wrong reasons. If you are having a sit-down meal, try to have your speeches before you eat and before the food is served so that you can enjoy your meal.