Dating site rules
While that’s a nice enough plot for a Tom Hanks/Meg Ryan film, reality doesn’t work like that.
, we’d like to assume you know better than to make mistakes like these.
DON’T naively assume that his photo is as up-to-date and accurate as yours.
We accepted a date with a guy whose head shot looked perfectly human, even normal. For instance: DON’T get taken in by corny, overused come-on lines like, “Looking to spoil the lady of my dreams with flowers and candlelit dinners.” And beware of perfect strangers who promise to “snuggle with you in front of the fireplace” and “enjoy sunset strolls on the beach.” These guys have one thing on their minds. It’s all too easy to scroll through Internet profiles, selecting the Brad Pitt look-alikes and bypassing the rest.
If you were arrested 20 years ago at a protest, be prepared to talk about it.
If your jazz group has a review in the local paper, your date may be humming one of your tunes.
DO post a recent photo, and write an honest description of yourself.