My Face When (MFW) / That Face When (TFW)
Jul 08, 2011 at 02:04PM EDT
May 01, 2021 at 09:59AM EDT
“My Face When…” (also shortened as “>mfw”) is a colloquial phrase commonly used on 4chan imageboards as the opening line of reply posts and greentext stories in particular. The phrase is used in forum discussions to discuss how users would respond to a given situation, whether it be hypothetical or based on experiences of real life. “Mfw” posts can be also accompanied by a reaction face image.