Cheesy pick-up lines are the worst...but sometimes (when they work), they're the best conversation starters out there. Pick one of the pick-up lines from below and write down a conversation that you can imagine following afterward.
“Your smile is like Expelliarmus. Simple but disarming."
“Did it hurt? When you fell from heaven?”
“Are you a parking ticket? You’ve got fine written all over you.”
“Are you from Tennessee? Because your the only ten I see."
“If I could rearrange the alphabet, I’d put U and I together."
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