04/03/2012 04:13 pm ET

I'm Single Because: Tweeters Explain Their Single Status

On Tuesday, tweeters used the hashtag #ImSingleBecause to explain why they're unattached.

We sifted through myriad of "I'm waiting for Justin Bieber" responses to find some of the more grown-up explanations. Some have too heavy a workload, others have too high standards, but for many, it's having been burned by an ex before that's made staying single a sensible choice.

Click through the slideshow below to see some of our favorite tweets and tell us your reason in the comments.