We asked Thrillist-verified Cool Teens™ from around the country to tell us what it's like to chase love these days.
"The best possible way of breaking up with someone is meeting them in person and telling it to them straight.
I was reading an interview with him and he was saying how he's super awkward and bad at first impressions so he needs a girl who could give him a second chance.
I was like 'yo being awkward is my only crowning achievement in life, looks like I'm your girl! You want to present the illusion that you actually have friends and hobbies and other more important people and things to do. Whatever, I reply whenever I feel like it, whether it's immediately or hours later [queen emoji]." -- "I usually wait no longer than an hour.
TEEN LINE QUESTION/PROBLEM: I've been having a lot of thoughts about hurting other people, and it isn't only when I'm angry; its all the time.
I don't think other people think about killing the way I do but I've thought like this as long as I can remember.
Welcome to Ask a Cool Teen™, a recurring column in which we explore critically important issues of our day through the eyes of teenagers from around the world.