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15 Slightly Odd Things All Book Lovers Have Done

*Sneakily smells the pages of a brand-new book*

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1. Complaining that you have no social life even though 9 times out of 10 you CHOOSE to stay at home with a book.

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2. Starting a new book when you're already in the middle of reading another one.

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3. Keeping receipts around for the sole purpose of using them as bookmarks in a pinch.

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4. Saying "I have nothing to read" when you have an entire shelf full of books.

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5. Becoming personally and deeply offended when someone tells you they don't read that much.

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6. Looking around to make sure no one notices you smelling a brand)new book in the aisle of Barnes & Noble.

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7. Listening to someone ramble on about the book that changed their life while secretly waiting your turn to ramble on about yours.

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8. Saying "I'm so tired" when you know it was your fault for staying up until 3 in the morning to finish a book.

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9. Becoming irrationally sad when the love interest of a story is not actually real and therefore will not ever be able to date you.

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10. Taking it personally when you let a friend borrow your favorite book and then they tell you hate it.

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11. Canceling plans because "you have a lot to do today" aka READ!!!!

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12. Realizing you should know the answer to the question "What's your favorite book?" BUT never being able to narrow it down.

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13. Going to the bookstore when you are literally broke and don't have any money to buy books.

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14. Obsessing over a book in a series and then literally forgetting everything when the next one comes out a year later.

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15. And finally, lovingly stroking the cover of a book after you finished the last page because you loved it THAT MUCH.

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