You're having a marathon texting conversation with a potential love interest, when they send their final text: a winking face. Now you're questioning everything they just said. Was their last text a joke? Or is that winky emoji just cheeky? Believe it or not, lovers from the Victorian era faced the same issue. Only instead of emoticons, they used various floral bouquets for added hidden meanings.
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Written by Curiosity Staff February 7, 2017
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