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19 Times Tumblr Totally Nailed What Texting Is Like

Admit it: Nothing is more nerve-racking than waiting for your crush to reply after you texted first.

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1. When you're mid-response and your BFF adds more info to the text conversation:

2. When you see the three dots response disappear and reappear for what feels like forever and then JUST get a "LOL," "Ha!" or "K" back:

3. When it's 2:00 a.m. and you're barely able to stay awake and this happens:

4. When you're flirt texting with someone and have NO idea who it is, but you're too proud and embarrassed to ask who they are:


5. When you're super excited to share something with a friend and then never hear back:

6. When you text your crush and then every minute that passes without hearing back feels like five hours:

7. When your friends finally text you back, HOURS LATER, but you're OVER the conversation you wanted to have:

8. When you send a text, then follow up because you haven’t heard back, and they say, “What text?":

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9. When autocorrect completely changes the meaning of your text as you send it:

10. When you're excited that you can finally check your phone after a busy day only to find out that NOBODY has texted you:

11. When you wake up and find missed texts from your crush and realize you missed a golden opportunity to have a late night text-sesh with them:

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12. When you send a text looking for a bit of comfort or advice and this happens:

13. When you're desperately trying to find a way to end the conversation, but don't want to come across as an asshole:

14. When you just got your crush's number and you face the dilemma of who should text first:

15. When you get a drunken text and can't even begin to decipher what they're trying to say:

16. When you're mid-composing a text back and all of a sudden see the incoming call signal:

17. When you're having a flirty and witty text conversation with your crush and it suddenly goes silent on their end:

18. When you have flashbacks to how you texted in 2003 and wonder how the hell you ever texted so quickly?

19. And finally, when you're so deep into your text conversation that this happens:


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