Our pickiness will probably increase.”“Above all, Internet dating has helped people of all ages realize that there’s no need to settle for a mediocre relationship.”From "A Million First Dates How online romance is threatening monogamy" in January/February 2013” ― Dan Slater, “Having a date with someone other than your ex-wife after being a married man for more than twenty five years was an important occasion alright, but wearing a tie she bought with such strong emotional value attached to it was a form of cowardice, a subconscious reluctance to let go.” ― Vann Chow, tags: after-it-ends, american, ashamed, coward, cowardice, dating, divorce, emotional-value, ex, ex-wife, japan, letting-go, letting-of-the-past, love, marriage, moving-forward, old-couple, online-dating, relationship-quotes, shamefulness, tie, tokyo, undying-love, wake-up, white-man-and-the-pachinko-girl “It's kind of freaky to send your picture over the Internet to someone you don't really know and then have to sit waiting for their judgement on how you look.
Not to mention, there is no need for a hangover or miserable blind dates.
Such a feeling of access affects our pursuit of love …
the whole world (versus, say, the city we live in) will, increasingly, feel like the market for our partner(s).
Or would you rather continue to take your chances on blind dates or cruising the bars in hopes of finding Mr. Though a night out on the town might produce some fun results, can it really help you find your soulmate?
How can online dating make the search a little easier?
Anna Wilkinson has been married for seven years, has two young children, and – although exhausted – is delighted with her lot.