Hungry twin toddlers fight to stay awake while eating… but fall asleep face-first in their plates of spaghetti

Hilarious video of exhausted twins who just CAN'T stay awake during dinner.. and fall face-first into their plates of spaghetti

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22:19 GMT, 11 October 2012

It can be tiring being a toddler. And now we know just how tiring thanks to 22-month-old twins MJ and AJ.

While trying to eat plates of spaghetti for lunch, the pair fight the urge to close their eyes, but eventually exhaustion takes over.

Their amused American parents posted a video of their little boys 'falling asleep while eating' and already the YouTube clip has received nearly 38,000 views.

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Pasta nap: It can be tiring being a toddler. And now we know just how tiring thanks to 22-month-old twins MJ and AJ

Pasta nap: It can be tiring being a toddler. And now we know just how tiring thanks to 22-month-old twins

Throughout the minute-long clip, both boys' heads bob up and down as they try to put handfuls of pasta into their mouths.

At some points, their aim goes awry and spaghetti lands all over their shirts.

Fighting to stay awake: While trying to plates of spaghetti for lunch, the pair fight the urge to close their eyes, but eventually exhaustion takes over

Fighting to stay awake: While trying to plates of spaghetti for lunch, the pair fight the urge to close their eyes, but eventually exhaustion takes over

Thanks mom: The twins' amused parents posted a video of the little boys 'falling asleep while eating'

Thanks mom: The twins' amused parents posted a video of the little boys 'falling asleep while eating'

Their mother, Johanne, tells the tale of the pasta nap on your YouTube page.

She wrote: 'After a long morning of playing in the pool and building sand castles on the beach my twins could not stay awake to finish their lunch.

Internet hit: The video has already gained nearly 38,000 views on YouTube

Internet hit: The video has already gained nearly 38,000 views on YouTube

Sleeping beauties: Throughout the minute-long clip, both boys' heads bob up and down as they try to put handfuls of pasta into their mouths

Sleeping beauties: Throughout the minute-long clip, both boys' heads bob up and down as they try to put handfuls of pasta into their mouths

'They were trying really hard and were really enjoying their food as you can see.

'Sleep v.s. tasty spaghetti.. sleep won! :)'

VIDEO: Sleepy boys can barely eat…or keep their heads out of the pasta!

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