Everything is different in quarantine. The whole world has come to something of a stand still, while those still working outside the home are forced into war-zones of sickness and chaos.
For the first time, people across the world are simultaneously experiencing the exact same thing, and we can all skip the small talk to unpack just how scary and surreal living through a pandemic is.
This of course, affects the nature of texting and dating online. Without the threat of being embarrassed IRL any time soon, people have become bolder in communication with exes and potential love interests, and delirious with close loved ones.
If you've been feeling like your texting game is truly off kilter, you're far from alone, here are just a few examples of how people's notifications look during lockdown.