I would try it but I would be to embarrassed to tell my family and friends about it or that I found my lover online..of my really good friends is engaged to someone she met on .for her..everyone laughs at her when she tells them where they met. Anyone done online dating and if so how were your dates? We spent hours surfing dating websites together, drinking wine, giggling, groaning and honing her profile.Type the words 'dating over 50' into a search engine and scores of sites pop up.Some basic guidelines to set you straight with your messages while meeting people online: - 1 paragraph. Online dating: It is not that hard, and yet so many people make it so hard.As a general rule keep it no more or no less than 5 sentences. When you copy and paste the same paragraph to everyone the message can come off impersonal and generic. I’ve been documenting OKCupid atrocities for a while now, and a lot of themes crop up in the terrible messages that daters send me for, um, critiquing.A year after a divorce she didn’t want, or expect, she was convinced she was beyond her sell-by date.But I coaxed the 54-year-old mother of two into going online.
In any case, you have to look at lies on a spectrum.- Don’t be inappropriate, keep it clean, be nice and keep it positive. This is how to send a semi-decent online dating message in nine easy steps.You want your message to make the person smile so keep all subject matter in a optimistic light. One paragraph A one-sentence message probably isn’t saying enough, but you also don’t want to send a novel.There are blatant lies (pretending he’s single when he’s not), fibs (shaving a couple of years off your age and posting a flattering photo taken a while ago) and presenting yourself in the best possible light.The third man she met, with whom she’s still with five years later, didn’t care she was two years older than she’d stated.