Memes You'll Only Relate to If You're Obsessed With Buying Books

Bibliophiles know the powerful allure of new books on the shelf at the bookstore, even when they know they have a perfectly good pile of must-reads sitting on their desks at home.

Obsessed with buying books? You're in good company—and we think you'll relate to these hilarious memes.

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Good idea, but not gonna happen:


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Love is in the air…


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There's no such thing as having read all your books:


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Do you have six hours?


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Comma placement is everything:


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There are never enough shelves:


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We admit to being distracted readers:


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Why live with regret when you can live with books?


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Books can be pretty judgmental, too:


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Books rule us:


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They make bookmarks?

 

Me? Buy more books? No way:


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What even are bookends?


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Santa doesn't need a list…


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Who's next?


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The phobia we didn't even know we had:


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