What Your Drink Says About Your Relationship Status Slideshow

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Whiskey, Neat
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Whiskey, Neat
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You're single and looking to find a date.

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Flickr/unukorno

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Long Island Iced Tea
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Long Island Iced Tea
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You're single and looking to hook up with someone, anyone.

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Flickr/alisdair

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Martini, Straight Up and Dirty
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Martini, Straight Up and Dirty
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You're on a first date and looking to impress.

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Maryse Chevriere

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Red Wine, with Dinner
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Red Wine, with Dinner
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Yes! You're on the second date and already planning the third.

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Flickr/totalAldo

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The Bottle of Sauvignon Blanc You Were Saving for Your Friend's Dinner Party
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The Bottle of Sauvignon Blanc You Were Saving for Your Friend's Dinner Party
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It's the first time you casually invite them in for a drink (you can pick up a new bottle for your friend's party).

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Flickr/sonicktk

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Mimosas and Bloody Marys
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Mimosas and Bloody Marys
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It's the first Sunday morning after you've spent the entire weekend together for the first time in blissful coupledom.

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Flickr/kthread

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Tequila Shots for Everyone, on You
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Tequila Shots for Everyone, on You
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It's the first time you go out with his or her friends, and you want to make a good first impression.

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Flickr/taylorandayumi

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Any Beer That's on Tap, and Keep Them Coming
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Any Beer That's on Tap, and Keep Them Coming
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You're meeting your best friend at a bar, completely distraught, after your first fight.

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Flickr/Bernt Rostad

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A Bottle of Something Fizzy, Like Lambrusco
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A Bottle of Something Fizzy, Like Lambrusco
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It's six months into the relationship, you're at your favorite local Italian restaurant, when you realize you might love each other.

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Flickr/pinkpeppercorn

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Lots and Lots of Champagne
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Lots and Lots of Champagne
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You're at your cousin's wedding, and he or she is meeting your entire extended family for the first time.

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Flickr/Lachlan Hardy

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Way Too Many Glasses of the Questionable Punch
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Way Too Many Glasses of the Questionable Punch
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You're at your co-worker's Halloween party, wearing matching costumes.

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Flickr/thekirbster

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Hot Toddies by the Fire in a Cozy Pub
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Hot Toddies by the Fire in a Cozy Pub
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It's a Wednesday night in winter and you just randomly decided to meet up after work even though you hadn't originally planned to.

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Flickr/Sharona Gott

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Anything Strong, Frozen, and Tasty That Comes in a Cool Glass
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Anything Strong, Frozen, and Tasty That Comes in a Cool Glass
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You're somewhere warm and relaxing on vacation together for the first time.

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iStockphoto

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Pinot Grigio
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Pinot Grigio
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You're in the middle of a somewhat tense, strained dinner and neither of you knows what's wrong.

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Flickr/paulaloe

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Vodka, Straight Up, From That Bottle in Your Freezer
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Vodka, Straight Up, From That Bottle in Your Freezer
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It's the last time you guys get really drunk and try to hash it out in the hopes of making everything better.

Then, again, the first night after you've broken up.

And then, again, the second night after you've broken up — there's only one miserable slurp left, and you forgot to put the bottle back in the freezer last night but it doesn't even matter at this point.

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Flickr/schuey

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A Few Bottles of Two Buck Chuck
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A Few Bottles of Two Buck Chuck
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You're still crying to your friends two weeks later.

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Flickr/bucklava

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Piña Coladas
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Piña Coladas
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It's the first time you let your friends drag you back out again, and you're at that tiki bar they thought would be "fun."

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Angostura Bitters

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IPA on Tap at That Awesome New Bar
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IPA on Tap at That Awesome New Bar
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It's the first time you go out with friends and actually start to feel OK.

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Flickr/pixajen

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Whiskey, Neat
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Whiskey, Neat
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You're finally ready to date again.

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Flickr/unukorno