Zendaya Has the Best Reaction to Meeting the Dalai Lama

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Totally appropriate.

How, exactly, should one react upon meeting the Dalai Lama?

If we're taking cues from Zendaya, said reaction might include wide, googly eyes; a derp-y open mouth; and "Who, me?" fingers pointed incredulously at oneself.

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The Disney starlet made such a face when she met His Holiness at the Global Compassion Summit Wednesday afternoon. She explained the pose on Instagram, saying: "When you're 18 and on a panel about compassion with his holiness the Dalai Lama...this is pretty much the only face you can make #blessings."


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In other news, unofficial Internet ambassador for kindness Zendaya is, uh, 18 years old, and she's hanging out with the Dalai Lama to discuss compassion and global issues. What did you do when you were 18?