18 Things That Only People Who Have Been Single Over The Holidays Will Understand

The struggle is real.


1. Being overly-dramatic as soon as the festive season begins.

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2. Realizing you have no one to bring to the office Christmas party AGAIN.

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3. And then arriving and realizing you're the only single person there.

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4. Begging your friends to show you a photo of the person they're setting you up with.

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5. Spending AGES perfecting your mom's present because you have no one else in your life.

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6. The utter loneliness.

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7. Having to pretend you're happy when you hear that ANOTHER friend is getting married.

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8. Stocking up on holiday essentials.

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9. Having to talk yourself out of joining another dating site.

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10. And when that doesn't work, wondering whether to tell the truth in your bio.

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11. Not being able to get through the night without an endless supply of chocolate.

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12. Suspecting that EVERYONE knows the extent of your singleness...

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13. But not being able to contain your sarcasm when they ask if you have plans that night.

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14. Jumping out your skin when you actually get a text message.

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15. Not knowing what to tell people when they ask you why you're single.

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16. Singing and dancing all by yourself...

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17. And REALLY getting in to it.

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18. Being so lonely that you start having staring contests with your pets.

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Do you relate to any of these?

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