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This Harry Potter Actress Has Drawn Your Most Ridiculous Lovesick Thoughts

"Did you get my text reminding you that you haven't text me back?"

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This is Jessie Cave, who you may well recognise as Lavender Brown from Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.

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As well as acting in Call the Midwife and Trollied and performing stand-up comedy, Cave draws cartoons, some of which are published in her new book, Love Sick.

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Cave began to see herself as "more of a maker than an actor" after she felt rejected by Hollywood post-Potter. "I was treated like I shouldn't be there, that I should go straight back… It was the most traumatic experience of my life," she told The Independent.

The cartoons explore the most maddening aspects of getting together and breaking up.

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Based on her own experiences with dating, Cave told The Independent, "I felt like this was a way of getting out those feelings of rejection and unrequited love."

Jessie Cave / Via Twitter: @pindippycave

Cave set up website, Pin Dippy, to share her drawings and other work, as well as challenging herself to draw a "doodle a day" on Twitter, from which her Love Sick series grew.

The best thing about Cave’s cartoons is the way that they capture the completely ridiculous...

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...but also very real things many of us think when we’ve had our minds bent by love.

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Cave's cartoons are seriously relatable and resonate strongly with her Twitter followers.

@pindippycave Totally my ex. Pranced out in sexy lingerie after cleaning & cooking his fave meal. "Babe, can you move? I can't see ESPN." :(

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