Horror stories of online dating
When you’re online dating, you’ll probably go on a few bad dates along the way.
I once spent weeks talking to a guy I thought was smart and kind — only to meet him and find out he’s dull and narcissistic. He showed up late carrying a bouquet, wearing a tux, and sweating profusely. The waiter gave me pitying looks as I sat in silence while my oblivious date droned on about I-don’t-even-remember-what. At the mention of dessert, I blurted, “No, I’m ready to go” and put down my credit card, paying for the whole meal so we could get out of there faster.
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You could avoid going out with a total sleazeball — or a complete criminal.
They ended up giving me a ride home and took him to jail. I never saw him again, as he was extradited to another state for outstanding warrants.” Redditor IBelong In AKitchen: “I met a guy, we started talking and clicked. I told him I was going to sleep and put my phone on silent.
But over the course of a week, he managed to suggest moving in together, falling in love with me, and hint at adopting my daughter. He just stared silently, for inappropriate amounts of time, to where I frequently became uncomfortable.” Redditor dedicatedreject: “The worst for me was a guy I never actually met. I was asleep for about 7 hours and woke up to 1500 texts including photos of things he was making for me.
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