The Brief: Memes depicting a couple cuddling in bed while watching TV paired with the caption "is this too much to ask for" illustrate relationship goals of all shapes and sizes.
Memes of a cartoon of a couple cuddling in bed while watching TV, paired with the caption “is this too much to ask for” have been circulating on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Meme-makers photoshop different movies, TV shows, and videos onto the screen to represent the piece of media they’d most enjoy watching with a romantic partner.
According to Know Your Meme, this template originated from an illustration by Korean Artist @0g_maru:
For many, these memes hit harder during quarantine, as they represent an alternative reality for those whose relationships more closely resemble the boy and girl texting meme format. Variations of these memes typically show the couple watching a video or TV show that would not traditionally be considered romantic like Shrek 2 or meme videos on YouTube.
is this too much to ask for? pic.twitter.com/kbmEWLbe0L
— anklebiterzz (@anklebiterzz) May 3, 2020
Is this too much to ask for? pic.twitter.com/t2CwK10ZoB
— Decimo ❷ (@decimoXIV) May 5, 2020
is this too much to ask ? pic.twitter.com/vBiyPIHFIH
— ˗ ˏˋchloˊˎ ˗ (@loveangelb4by) May 1, 2020
is this too much to ask for pic.twitter.com/LNk9Xuplaa
— David King (@sandavidcito) April 23, 2020
Is this 2 much to ask for pic.twitter.com/KtcITTL2QW
— Andrew Holcomb (@anjuice01) April 29, 2020
is this too much to ask for?! 🥺😔 pic.twitter.com/EKMMUkIFIc
— juls 💚 (@julieeangelique) May 3, 2020
Create your own version of this meme with this easily adaptable template.