Yeah - I'm not a big sentiment person either.
Or I used not to be, I think I've changed a bit over the years!
Last year two or three of the HYCCT challenges actually called for words, and I found them so hard. One just called for any sentiment, but one was "5 words - use five individual words". I think it was my least favourite of all the cards I made, LOL.
This year I bought a Verve set specially to use