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Old 02-01-2012, 09:05 PM   #1
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HELP! VDay

Ok so I need a bit of advice!

I am once again single. I have this habbit of whenever I'm single I like to do things/get things for people that I like on Valentines Day.

Last time I did this I got things for 3 of my coworkers, i made cookies, gave them each a flower and a card. For some reason I can't think of anything to do this year and plus the person that I like lives in another state.

I know that I have no chance at all with her, because she lives 3000 miles away and because she is straight. But I kinda want to get her something.
I'm thinkin maybe a card and a Starbucks gift card. I don't want to seem like a total weirdo and get her a bunch of stuff/send a box of something.

Do you have any ideas?
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Old 02-04-2012, 03:26 AM   #2
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Unless you are getting her something solely because she is a friend, with no romantic overtones, don't get her anything. You've said she's in another state and straight, so anything other than an absolutely generic type of gift would be uncalled for.
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Old 02-04-2012, 10:36 AM   #3
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Cookies for your co-workers sound like a GREAT idea.
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Old 02-06-2012, 02:16 AM   #4
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If you don't want to repeat the cookies for your coworkers (though that sounds fine to me) maybe brownies? As for the girl you like, just a card, but not an overly romantic one, sounds appropriate. If you really want to give her something, then maybe a potted plant. This way you can give her flowers without seeming like you're trying to come on to her. I once got one from a friend I had a crush on (so it's kind of the opposite story) and I really liked it. I felt that she cared about me, but it didn't give me any false hope.
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