Once a year, the world is reminded that love is, in fact, all you need. Or is it? Some see Feb. 14 as a chance to give roses, cards, candy, and kisses in the name of St. Valentine, no matter how commercial the day has become. For others, it’s a not-so-pleasant reminder of the single life. Cue the real-world version of Renée Zellweger in "Bridget Jones’ Diary" when she guzzles wine on the couch listening to “All By Myself.” Or Elle Woods’s bite-and-toss chocolate-eating scene after Warner dumps her in "Legally Blonde." Here, a list of humorous truths that will make being single on Valentine’s Day as digestible as obnoxiously expensive truffles.
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