Emoticons are facial expressions made by a certain series of keystrokes. Most often producing an image of a face sideways.

!-(Black eye
!-)Proud of black eye
#-)Wiped out, partied all night
$-)Won the lottery, or money on the brain
%(|:-)  Propeller-head
%+{Got beat up
%-)Dazed or silly
%-\Hung over
%-|Worked all night
%-}Humorous or ironic
>->Winking devil
>-)Devilish wink
>:)Little devil
>:->Very mischievous devil
>:-)Mischievous devil
>=^ PYuck
<:>Devilish expression
<:->Devilish expression
<:-)Innocently asking dumb question
( 8(|)Homer
( <> .. <> )alienated
(( )):**Hugs and kisses
((()))Lots of hugging (initials or a name can be put in the middle of the one being hugged)
(-:Left-handed smile, or smiley from the southern hemisphere
(:-)Smiley variation
(:-\Very sad
(::()::)Bandaid, meaning comfort
*<:-)Santa Claus
*<|:-)Santa Claus, or a clown
*-)Shot to death
+<:-)Religious leader
+<:-|Monk or nun
+O:-)The Pope
-)Tongue in cheek
-=Snuffed candle to end a flame message
12x@>--->---A dozen roses
2B|^2BTo be or not to be
7:)Ronald Reagan
7:^)Ronald Reagan
8 :-)Wizard
8)Wide-eyed, or wearing glasses
8-)Wide-eyed, or wearing glasses
8-[Frayed nerves; overwrought
8-|Wide-eyed surprise
: (Sad
: )Smile
: [Bored, sad
: |Bored, sad
:( )Loudmouth, talks all the time; or shouting
:**:Returning kiss
:+(Got punched in the nose
:-#My lips are sealed; or someone wearing braces
:->Smile of happiness or sarcasm
:-><Puckered up to kiss
:-<Very sad
:-)Classic smiley
:-/Wry face
:-9Licking lips
:-?Licking lips, or tongue in cheek
:-cVery unhappy
:-d~Heavy smoker
:-fSticking out tongue
:-IPondering, or impartial
:-iWry smile or half-smile
:-JTongue in cheek
:-jOne-sided smile
:-lOne-sided smile
:-MSpeak no evil
:-OOpen-mouthed, surprised
:-oSurprised look, or yawn
:-PSticking out tongue
:-pSticking tongue out
:-p~Heavy smoker
:-QTongue hanging out in disgust, or a smoker
:-rSticking tongue out
:-XMy lips are sealed; or a kiss
:-xKiss, or My lips are sealed
:-YAside comment
:-[Unsmiling blockhead; also criticism
:-]Smiling blockhead; also sarcasm
:-{)Smile with moustache
:-{)}Smile with moustache and beard
:-{}Blowing a kiss
:-|Indifferent, bored or disgusted
:-| :-|Deja vu
:-||Very angry
:-}Mischievous smile
:-~)A cold
:-~|A cold
:/)Not funny
:/iNo smoking
:PSticking out tongue
:XHear no evil
:\'-)Tears of happiness
:^DHappy, approving
:`-(Shedding a tear
:{Having a hard time
:~)A cold
; )Wink
; PWink with a raspberry
;-(Angry, or got a black eye
;-DWinking and laughing
= OSurprised
= XMy lips are sealed
=):-)=Abraham Lincoln
=:-)Punk, or hosehead
=^DBig grin
?(Black eye
?-(Black eye
@>--->---A long-stemmed rose
@==Atomic bomb
B:-)Sunglasses on head
d :-oHats off to you!
IOHOIn Our Humble Opinion
M-)See no evil
M-), :X, :-MSee no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil
M:-)A salute
O 8-)Starry-eyed angel
O :-)Angel
O8-)Starry-eyed angel
P*French kiss
Q:-)College graduate
X-(Just died
[:-)Wearing a Walkman
[:-]Square head
[[ ]]Hug Insert a name in the brackets of the one who is being hugged, as: [[Marcia]]
\_/Empty glass
\~/Full glass
]:-)Happy devil
][Back to back
^ ^ ^Giggles
^5High five
`:-)Raised eyebrow
{{ }}Hug; the one whose name is in the brackets is being hugged Example: {{MJ}}
{}No comment
|(Sleepy (on late night email message)
|-<>Puckered up for a kiss
|-(Sleepy, struggling to stay awake, or sleeping badly
|-DBig laugh
|-{Good grief!
}-)Wry smile
}: [Angry, frustrated
}{Face to face
~ :-(Steaming mad
~:-(Flame message
~=Lit candle, indicating a flame (inflammatory message)
~==Begins a flame (inflammatory message)
~~:-(Especially hot flame message
~~:[Net flame

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