If you wake up tomorrow morning to find a Christmas tree in your living room and no recollection of putting it up, you probably have some questions, especially considering we mean it literally. will have. April.
Well, Mackenzie Lynn Smith, a 23-year-old nurse and content creator from Illinois, pranked her fiancé Jake Maldonado with this very scenario, and the result was nothing short of spectacular.
In a TikTok video that has since been viewed more than 18.7 million times, Smith, who goes by the handle @kenzielynnsmith, detailed how she was able to convince Maldonado that she woke up on Christmas “to trip.”
First, Smith decorated the entire house in Christmas costumes. That included a whole tree with presents under it, garlands, socks, and more. Next, she made all her efforts to change the screen of her mobile phone while her fiance was sleeping and the date displayed as “December 25th”.
When Maldonado woke up, he seemed to believe he had found himself nine months from when he went to sleep the night before.
Plus, to make things more believable, one of the couple’s roommates even told the prank victim at one point that she was going to her mother’s house to celebrate the holiday. there were.
TikTokers were entertained by the harmless but convincing prank, and Smith later assured In The Know it was all done in good spirit.
“This is the most harmless and healthy gaslighting I’ve ever seen,” one user wrote.
“He looks scared,” another wrote.
“This is a Jim and Pam vs. Dwight level prank. I’m here for it,” said a third, referring to the infamous prank war featured in the film. office.
Smith, who has more than 2 million followers on the platform and is known for her light-hearted prank videos, told In The Know that she was inspired to pull her first Christmas prank after she couldn’t sleep one morning.
“I woke up early in the morning and couldn’t sleep, so I thought of something funny. Of course, you can also film it and use it in the video,” she said. “A ‘Christmasy’ TikTok video came up on my For You page, and that’s when I got the idea. Jake is a pretty good sleeper, so I basically snuck out of the room and put all the Christmas decorations up. I took all the trash cans out of the garage where they were kept and started decorating the house.”
Smith said when Maldonado, who has 6 million followers on TikTok, finally took part in the prank, he was relieved to know he wasn’t doing some mysterious time travel, or worse.
“His reaction was definitely reassuring once he realized it was a prank,” she said. “He actually told me he thought he might be losing his memory and wanted me to take him to the hospital before he found out it wasn’t real. I said I was sorry I scared him. But then we both watched the video and laughed.”
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