Parents

Watch the reaction when these adorable twins find out who is older (and who is taller)

These adorable sisters couldn't have been happier when they were told they are identical twins.

But once one of them learned her sister was older? Now we have a problem.

At first, twins Ava and Alexis, 3, from West Orange, New Jersey, were all smiles when their mom, Ami, told them that being identical twins meant they have the same birthday and look alike.

RELATED: Confused baby can't figure out which twin is his dad in viral video

But the smiles evaporated for Alexis when Ami informed them that Ava is a minute older.

"But I want to be older,'' Alexis laments.

"I'm just one minute older,'' Ava says, putting her hand on her sister's chin to console her.

RELATED: 'They need each other': Twins born holding hands still inseparable 2 years later

Then, just when Alexis pulls it together, she learns that she is a smidge taller than Ava.

That leads to the two reversing roles as Alexis tries to hug her crying sister, who is not cool with being the shorter one.

It turns out that their initial hug over being twins is their true nature.

"They are naturally very affectionate with each other,'' Ami told NBC New York.

Closed Captioning
apply | reset x
font
size
T
T
T
T
color

Twins who were photographed holding hands at birth are still incredibly close

Play Video - 1:41

Twins who were photographed holding hands at birth are still incredibly close

Play Video - 1:41

More video

Follow TODAY.com writer Scott Stump on Twitter.

TOP