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9 Fanfiction Pairings We Ship Even Harder Around Valentines Day

We will go down with the ship.

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Valentine's Day is all about love, and what love is purer or more intense than the love we have for our favourite OTPs?

Wattpad, a Canadian story sharing site, looked at its data from last year to see which fanfiction pairings users spent more time reading about around Valentine's Day.

Here are the results:

9. Destiel: Dean Winchester and Castiel from Supernatural

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Reading time up 3%.

8. Larrystylinson: Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson from One Direction

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Reading time up 6%.

7. Dramione: Draco Malfoy and Hermione Granger from Harry Potter

Reading time up 7%.

6. Ereri: Eren Jaeger and Levi from Attack on Titan

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Reading time up 14%.

5. Johnlock: John Watson and Sherlock Holmes from Sherlock

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Reading time up 16%.

4. Kathniel: Filipino actors/musicians Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo

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Reading time up 26%.

3. Delena: Damon Salvatore and Elena Gilbert from Vampire Diaries

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Reading time up 29%.

2. Olicity: Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak from Arrow

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Reading time up 33%.

1. Sterek: Stiles Stilinski and Derek Hale from Teen Wolf

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Reading time up 34%.

Wattpad also presented their findings in a handy infographic. The numbers include readers from across the globe.

Wattpad also found that last Valentine's Day there was a spike in reading time for LGBTQ-centred stories as well as romance stories.
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Wattpad also found that last Valentine's Day there was a spike in reading time for LGBTQ-centred stories as well as romance stories.

Traffic was also up 19% for stories tagged "smut" and up 17% for stories tagged "BDSM."

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Happy Valentine's Day, you saucy shippers! 🚢💕

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