20 Things To Do on Valentine's Day For The Single San Antonian 

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There's a certain amount of dread associated with being alone on Valentine's Day. But fret not, singles of San Antonio, here's a few activities to distract you from your loneliness during the nauseating feast of love on Sunday.
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Go to the San Antonio Pets Alive Cattery, and adopt a cat or three.

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Go shopping for discounted candy like a baller at the dollar store.

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Go to a Tex-Mex restaurant or bar, and salt your margarita with your sad, lonely tears.

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Bond with your new cat while you stalk your ex-lover on Facebook.

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Color the coloring book issue of the Current to quell the anxiety of still being single at your age.

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Go get your nails did so you can feel pretty.

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Re-watch a Spurs championship game just to feel joy again.

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Go to the Wax Museum and take a photo with the creepy likeness of your celebrity crush.

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Go to TBA, the Current’s 2014 pick for the best bar to drink by yourself.

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Offer to babysit your co-worker’s dog while he or she actually goes on a date.

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Watch a romantic comedy at the Alamo Drafthouse, and ask for two glasses when you order a pitcher of beer for one.

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Go to a liquor store and think of all the booze you cannot buy, as Valentine's Day falls on a Sunday this year.

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Go to a library, and silently sob into the pages of local author, Sandra Cisneros.

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Take a long ride along the Mission Reach, and low-key think about getting in shape.

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Try to recreate one of your abuela’s recipes, give up after failing miserably and consider calling your mom.

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Hangout with a bartender as you down a shot of Fernet-Branca, because it tastes like disappointment feels.

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Go to Dairy Queen and get the singles’ blizzard topped with salted caramel truffles, because you too are salty.

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Go to a hotel and spend a night with only your thoughts and the contents of your mini-bar as company.

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Put on your fat pants, and shame eat your feelings with an infant-sized burrito.

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Join an app like Tinder and plan an awkward date with a stranger in your exact situation.

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Go to the San Antonio Pets Alive Cattery, and adopt a cat or three.

Photo via Facebook (The Cattery Cat Shelter)

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