Being alone on Valentine's Day sucks, doesn't it?
Well, if you are single and planning to ask someone out, that's great.
But to ensure you don't strike out please, oh please -- do not fall into the trap of bad pick-up lines! Or you may wind up on your couch watching a mushy movie and weeping into a bucket of popcorn, because everyone of the opposite sex flees at the very sight of you.
rediff.com scouted around for the 10 cheesiest pick up lines that are sure to render you date-less on V-Day. Watch out for these!
'Your legs must be tired, because you've been running through my mind all night.'
'Do you believe in love at first sight, or should I walk by again?
'Do I know you? Because you look a lot like my next girlfriend.'
'Is it hot in here or is it just you?'
'Hi, I'm Mr. Right -- I heard you were looking for me.'
'You know what would look good on you? Me!'
'I'm new in town. Could you give me directions to your apartment?'
'Oh, those are shoulder blades? I thought they were wings, because you look like an angel.'
'If I followed you home, would you keep me?'
Which is the worst pick-up line you've ever heard? Got a corny story of an admirer trying to woo you with sickeningly sappy, cliched lines? Share your comments on the message board below!
Illustration: Uttam Ghosh