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21 Awkward Valentine's Day Cards For Your Confusing Modern Relationship

02/11/2014 10:36 am 10:36:10 | Updated Feb 11, 2014

Many a New York Times trend piece has attempted to explain the millennial generation's total disregard of traditional courtship rules. We millennials are apparently more fond of speed dating -- at least our their own form of it, comprising efficient meet-ups at bars and coffee shops -- than expensive dinner dates. Millennials like their "hookup culture." They might want to get married, someday, maybe? They're notoriously phone-skittish, preferring instead to text, or use one of a myriad dating apps available (mostly) for free. And all of this is making their love lives really confusing.

It's pretty hard out there for your modern relationship. Here are some Valentine's Day cards that totally get it:

You know, sometimes it's just hard to express how you feel about someone…

vday card okay Source: Lost Marbles Co.

vday card together Source: Emily McDowell

vday card 4 Source: Emily McDowell

vday card 11 Source: Sad Shop

Or figure out what "labels" to use...

vday card thing Source: Emily McDowell

vday card 7 Source: For The Love Of Words

vday card 15 Source: Somebody Loved

vday card 16 Source: Lissa Loo Stationary

Or what you even really think about someone...

vday card into you Source: Sea and Lake

vday card 6 Source: Cat In The Dark

vday card 8 Source: Katlix

vday card 19 Source: Lua Card and Stuffs

i heart you Source: alexandra em

Because, like, what is "dating," anyway?

vday card 9 Source: YourMumRang

And saying "I love you" can be weird.

vday card 21 Source: Sea and Lake

vday card 10 Source: Lissa Loo Stationary

vday card 12 Source: Ally Elle Cards

Oh well.

commitment Source: FunGirlsCards

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