11 Hilariously Awkward Tales of Unrequited Love

Unrequited love – it might feel crushing in the moment, but it makes for some hilarious stories once our wounds have healed

Let’s be honest, all of us have experienced unrequited love at one point.

Writer Nicole Cliffe, took to twitter to ask people for their most embarrassing stories of unrequited love, and as usual Twitter did not fail to deliver.


Some were weird:

From rancid love burritos…

[tweet https://twitter.com/NatBCo/status/976161068493033472 hide_thread=’true’]


To forced *ahem* ‘love letters’…

[tweet https://twitter.com/alison_cherry/status/975863167162216448 hide_thread=’true’]


Some were weirder:

[tweet https://twitter.com/GemmaSKate/status/975925546830913536 hide_thread=’true’]

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery?


Some were awkward

[tweet https://twitter.com/__nif__/status/975871512984072193 hide_thread=’true’]



[tweet https://twitter.com/BethanyAo/status/975899044735221760 hide_thread=’true’]

That definitely took guts. I respect that.


[tweet https://twitter.com/MoiraDonegan/status/975873156782190595 hide_thread=’true’]


Some were creepy:

[tweet https://twitter.com/magsstorey/status/975862869320351744 hide_thread=’true’]

Yikes. Maybe next time try Whitney Houston’s ‘I will Always Love You’?


Some people even received advice from fellow tweeters.

 [tweet https://twitter.com/mondolaringer/status/975950283195826176]


Some were met with an abrupt response

[tweet https://twitter.com/jazutes/status/975925099185491968 hide_thread=’true’]

Damn son indeed.


[tweet https://twitter.com/SmokeShow173/status/975939012820119553 hide_thread=’true’]


Some people also shared their own experience on the receiving end:

[tweet https://twitter.com/sodapopdreaming/status/975901712136335360 hide_thread=’true’]




Conclusion? Love sucks.