1. You hear a friend/co-worker/stranger rave about a show they are currently watching
2. You get home, and decide to look up this show on Netflix
3. You watch the first episode
4. Out of curiosity you watch another episode
5. You detect the beginnings of a love triangle, a huge secret being divulged, or money problems
6. OMG and the plot thickens... more episodes
7. You being to relate to the character's quirks and mannerisms, and even fall for his/her love interest
8. You start to sleep an hour later or attempt to get off work earlier
9. You stop going the gym. You ditch happy hour. You'd rather stay in than go out on Saturday.
10. And before you know it... it has taken over your life.
11. You begin dating your television/laptop
12. Season after season, you fall madly in love
13. You make a big deal out of all the season finales
14. Then you save the date for the series finale
15. And then it's over.
16. Denial and Isolation... perhaps some reruns
17. Anger... You make failed attempts to rejoin the real world
18. Bargaining... Every little thing you see just reminds you of the show
19. Depression... You realize that life as you know it will never be the same again.
20. Acceptance... You hear a friend/co-worker/stranger rave about another show they are currently watching
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