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Here's What Happened When A Co-Worker Asked This Guy To Watch Her Plant

This went from 0-100 real fast.

Last updated on November 11, 2014, at 1:35 p.m. ET

Posted on November 11, 2014, at 1:35 p.m. ET

This is Eric Freeman. He works at a Georgia-based IT firm, and he was recently asked to watch his co-worker Kelly's plant.

And things started out fine.

Until everything got a little weird...

Then they left the office.

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Freeman and Kelly's plant really bonded.

They took scenic walks together.

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They just really made a day of it.

*~BFFS 4 lyf~*

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Then it was time to head back to the office; Freeman made the mistake of letting the plant drive.

Freeman works in a pretty cool office so they didn't go right back to work.

Then there was, of course, the inevitable chat with Human Resources.

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Finally, it was time to buckle down. The plant helped Freeman with a big presentation.

They took a short break to recreate The Lion King.

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Then it was time for the big presentation.

And Kelly's plant even got a raise!

Freeman's plant photos have gone pretty viral since he posted them Monday. "It's kind of crazy...it was a regular old Reddit post," Freeman told BuzzFeed News. "My office continues to talk about (it) and make plant-based puns.'"

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