If you're feeling lonely this Valentine's Day, this should cheer you right up (or tip you over the edge)
If you've had it up to *here* with heart-shaped chocolates and smug declarations of undying love all around you. If you're hopelessly single, or just a big fan of schadenfreude you are going to love this blog.
At this romantic time of year, Dimly Lit Meals For One cuts through the schmaltz like a sharp knife. These heartbreakingly single dinners and hilarious accompanying stories will cheer any Valentine's cynic right up. Warning: it's as bleak as they come.
"Joe has baked himself a pie to celebrate his three year anniversary with himself."
"At the hotel bar there was a minimum purchase on card transactions, so I bought two pints and snuck upstairs to my stained room overlooking a multi-storey car park. A nice man named Hamza from the Chicken Cottage a few doors down delivered a burger direct to my door."
"Every plate is like Sunday. Every plate is silent and grey."
"A terribly sad collage of heartbreaking solitary meals that make you just want to violently shake them and say ‘stop feeling so bloody sorry for yourself’."
"Last night I made a smiley face in my dinner to soothe the malnourishment and discontent. When I burst that egg, its yolky tears of joy reminded me that at least this chicken was born free (range).”
"Fishfingers and chicken stock flavoured couscous. A new low?"