Valentine's Day: Perception vs. Reality

The 14th of February is supposed to be the most romantic day of the year, right? Erm, maybe. Here are 14 things you'll think will happen, and then 14 ways how they'll actually go down

Raise your hand if you’ve fantasized about Prince Charming coming to rescue you on Valentine’s Day. Raise your other hand if that has never actually happened. Let us break down the sometimes harsh reality of February 14th.

 

ladies night cat night

 

Fantasy: ladies night. Reality: cat lady night.

 

chocolates conversation hearts

 

Fantasy: gourmet chocolates. Reality: Conversation Hearts.

 

diamonds ring pop

 

Fantasy: diamonds. Reality: a Ring Pop.

 

say anything 300

 

Fantasy: watch a romantic comedy. Reality: watch a dude movie.

 

roses last minute flowers

 

Fantasy: a dozen roses. Reality: corner store flowers.

 

ryan gosling peter griffin

 

Fantasy: Ryan Gosling. Reality: Peter Griffin

 

 

Fantasy: talk to a hot guy at the bar. Reality: talk to your drink alone.

 

spending the night alone

 

Fantasy: spending the night alone at home. Reality: spending the night at home alone.

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