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24 Reasons You Should Fall In Love With A Scottish Person

They're pure barry like.

1. Scots are known for being incredibly welcoming.

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So your S.O. will be easy to introduce to friends and family when they visit.

2. That's not to say they won't tell you when someone is out of line.


Dating a Scottish person means always knowing where you stand.

3. But no matter what they say, their voice will sound amazing.

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4. They'll introduce you to some of the finest booze in the land.

Whisky, Tennent's, and Buckfast. What's not to love?

5. And they throw the best parties in the world.

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Date a Scot and you'll be introduced to Hogmanay, massive New Year street parties, and endless ceilidhs.

6. Scottish people will never judge you for your culinary choices.

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Mmmm, deep-fried Mars bars.

7. They'll take you to some truly breathtaking places.

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You don't know peace and quiet until you've stood beside a loch in the Highlands.

8. And they're really into their politics, so you'll never be short of dinner party conversation.

9. Don't know what to buy for Valentine's Day? Scotland's got it sorted.

10. And although they're friendly, Scots can be fierce when they need to be.

11. Of course, they're also very easy on the eye.

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12. And, if you have kids, there's a chance they'll look like this.

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And ginger babies are the BEST babies.

13. Having kids with a Scottish person means learning some truly great nursery rhymes.

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And they have morals too. You really cannae shove your granny off a bus.

14. Sometimes they'll say "Gies a bosie" and it's the best thing ever.

Because then you're in for an excellent cuddle.

15. And sometimes they'll give you a winch.

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Scots are great kissers too.

16. They'll bring you Tunnock's from the source.

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17. They'll kick your ass at computer games. / Via

After all, they did invent Grand Theft Auto and Lemmings.

18. And they might buy you a macaroni pie.

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Which means Greggs is a viable date option.

19. And although they're known for being tight, that just means there's always money saved for a rainy day.

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20. It's never too early to start the party in Scotland.


21. And when you're hungover, your SO will look after you.

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A can of Irn-Bru and a cuddle will sort you out.

22. At weddings you either get to wear a kilt, or be the date of a man in a kilt.


23. Scots aren't afraid to go there with jokes.

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So while they might not always be welcome at your niece's birthday party, you'll constantly be in stitches.

24. And they're really good at baking.

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So you'll be fed shortbread, tablet, and tasty scones.