Shallow, fickle, fleeting and excruciatingly awkward - these are some words that might describe dating today, as opposed to the more formal, practical and polite courting of our parents' era. How better to illustrate these differences than by contrasting modern attitudes to love with vintage comics from more innocent times?

This is exactly what Peter Nidzgorski, the creative genius behind the blog 'This isn’t Happiness' has done.  Taking panels from classic comic love stories of yore, Peter cleverly inserts biting and satirical takes on today's self-obsessed culture, while playing heavily on one of his favorite themes - disappointment.

The result is funny, thought-provoking and artistic, typical of Peter's quirky collection in general. Scroll down below to check it out for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!

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JessG 3 months ago

Oof, sarcasm at its finest

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Luis Milian 3 months ago

Buurrrnnnnn!

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Vic 3 months ago

That's good advice!

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Kjorn 3 months ago

good one

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Luis Milian 3 months ago

yes...yes it is!

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Ms.M 3 months ago

I hate when that happens :(

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Bobbi Newell 3 months ago

Dammit, was I thinking out loud again?

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K. LNU 3 months ago

Or if your kind of weird fits with their kind of weird... and you realize that this is the person you want to be weird with, till you don''t.

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Night Owl 3 months ago

same here

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Agnes Jekyll 3 months ago

This looks like she was saying this even in the 50s.

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Rowlie 3 months ago

I recommend buying a cellphone

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Lyop 3 months ago

I was told this too. And seriously started trying to find out . Looked within. And realized, I've been around shitty pple. Including the person that told me that!

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Vic 3 months ago

Till hate do us apart?

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Agnes Jekyll 3 months ago

Why, why, why is this so true?

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Kjorn 3 months ago

schwing!

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Lucinda Overhoussen 3 months ago (edited)

Is anyone ruin my life good?

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David Glover 3 months ago

Did anyone else read batman's line like batman

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Diana 3 months ago

This is how I think of myself too

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Ms.M 3 months ago

LMAOOOOOOOOOOO!

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Jace 3 months ago

This one is relatable without being particularly fucked up.

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Mewton’s Third Paw 3 months ago

I wish that were true.

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Rowlie 3 months ago

better than falling out of love after you got to know them

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Ms.M 3 months ago

oh DAMN

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Kaisu 3 months ago

Good idea

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Jace 3 months ago

“Stop talking into my mouth!”

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Tiny Dynamine 3 months ago

If the other person doesn't make it clear how they feel, dump them.

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Άρης Παπαδόπουλος 3 months ago

Actually, that's the word-for-word translation from greek for the phrase "if you ever need anything..." (αν ποτέ χρειαστείς τίποτα...)

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D. Pitbull 3 months ago

Yes - there are plenty of memes about it. It's becoming popular. Irony, you are a sly one.

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Lucinda Overhoussen 3 months ago

But you know the sex is hot...

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Noodles 3 months ago

It would probably go through the back of her head. I mean he is superman right?

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