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19 Things That Happen When You're Single AF During Christmas

"Sweetie...your brother is bringing his new girlfriend this Christmas. Can you sleep on the futon next to the dog?"

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2. Because it's a time where your singledom becomes extra apparent.

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3. And while everyone is doing coupley things, stressing over gifts and making arrangements for the holidays, you're doing this:


Sitting in your festive pyjamas eating mince pies and stalking people on Facebook.


4. But being single during Christmas is certainly NOT a bad thing.

Being single at Christmas time isn't a bad thing, it just means you become the designated dog holder in all family photos


9. So you'll take certain matters into your own hands.

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12. But then you remember that you don't have to spend money on an S.O. or their parents/siblings/dog, so you can buy nice shit for yourself anyway.

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14. That will come in handy when you have to go to all of those Christmas events filled with couples that make you want to gouge your eyes out.

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"We'll find you someone in time for next year!" *rolls eyes and downs glass of wine*


16. So there might be a moment where you will yearn for someone special.

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17. But that moment will pass when you realise you don't have to spend New Year's with potential in-laws like some of your friends.


"Tim wants us to go to his mother's for New Year's because we spent Christmas with MY family this year and I don't want to because she is really judgy and I always drink too much and say the wrong thing."