Sunday, April 17, 2011
Internet Dating 101 – First Day On-Line
I was pretty pleased (especially as a newbie to dating sites) with the profile I had written the night before. It was truthful, informed the reader a little about me, and showed accurate photos of me.
The next morning I was anxious and excited to see if my profile had attracted any attention. Much to my surprise, when I logged on to my e-mail, I had a number of inquiries, comments, and interest.
Of course, all the attention piqued my interest immensely. So perhaps there ARE lots of “over 50s” out there, I thought.
Now that I am more mature and wiser, I was going to be very picky. It was not only my right to be choosey, but it was a duty that I owed myself, and definitely, my family. I didn’t want or need any drama in my life. I had been through enough of that during my divorce.
Soon inquiries came pouring in. Many filled with compliments. It was those compliments, the get-togethers that were planned at little restaurants or coffee shops, and the on-line chats that helped me come alive after my divorce.
When I say “come alive,” I mean that the dating site had sparked an interest in something new and exciting. For getting me THROUGH my difficult divorce, I have to give credit to my family and, especially, to a few of my sisters. Without them, I may not have made it.
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