I’m single. I have been for the better part of 8 years, now.

I LOVE being single. Most of the time. Some of the time I definitely don’t. There are times it gets extremely discouraging and despite my best efforts, can start to affect my feelings of self-worth.

I got to wondering if the same was true for many of you, so I asked my followers the following question:

What are the things people say to single people that are unintentionally rude or ignorant?

A lot of awesome answers came through. Here are my favorites. Enjoy (along with my own and some of your slightly snarky retorts)… All in good fun.

33 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who’s Single



Yeah. Sometimes “helpful” otherwise awesome people say things that just kind of… sting. So… What else have you heard that should be on the list?

From Single Dad Laughing