in an attempt to get more personal with everyone in general, instead of saying "alone", i'm going to start saying "without you".
i went to the concert alone.
i went to the concert without you.
last night people-watching alone was boring.
last night people-watching without you was boring.
i ride a bike alone.
i ride a bike without you.
imagine the looks you will receive just by substituting the word alone with without you. examples listed above, would get you tons of adoration.
these however, would get you another kind of reaction.
i'd like 1 ticket to go alone.
i'd like 1 ticket to go without you.
leave me alone.
leave me without you.