We all know the classic story of wanting to defy the expectations other people have for you. ("The Little Mermaid," anyone?) Sometimes it's the result of overbearing parents, and other times it's society's unrealistic expectations.
And when it comes to being a grand piano, the pressure is real: You have to sit in the corner, waiting for someone to finally dust you off and play you. You're expected to be pretentious and often have to deal with sticky-fingered kids who don't even like you. Ugh. It's easy to see why some of these instruments want to be anything but.
Here are some pianos playing hide-and-seek: