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I Am Nervous About Dating Again

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    i've been trying off and on for about 2 years now and for various reasons it hasn't worked out too well. so i think i will give up on......well pretty much everything for awhile anyway
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 5 Responses Oct 24, 2009

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    Im 18, and a single mom.

    There's this cute guy i work with, who's 19, and ive known him about a month now. We chat at work and we started texting a little not long ago, chatting and talking about making plans to hang out. I think hes attracted to me because he almost always initiates contact. The thing...
    jilliebeen jilliebeen 18-21, F Jan 7

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    Its Been a Few Months and Still Dating "IhaveanameitsRick"

    Hello everyone. I can honestly say i am not nervous about dating anymore. :) I have been dating Rick for a few months now. Its still very exciting. I don't get to see him much as most of you know he is gone for 21 days at a time. Then try to schedule a date with me working and me...
    awaress34 awaress34 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 29, 2008

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    Don't Judge Me, Monkey!

    So yesterday my boyfriend and I made an ad online. A personal ad (enter dramatic music here)! The thing is, we didn't expect anyone to reply AT ALL. I mean it's an ad for a polyamorous couple seekign a third female. Who in their right mind would actively seek out that type...
    vanillaicecream vanillaicecream 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2009

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    My Turn

    i went out with a very special lady recently. i was VERY nervous but i think i hid it well and tried to relax. it helped that we had talked a lot online so it wasn't like i was going out with a complete stranger or anything. we went to dinner at Red Lobster and we talked a lot...
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 30 Responses Jul 22, 2008

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    Sounds Silly..

    but someone always seems to get hurt if i havent broken their heart theyve broken mine. hell, ive just broken someones heart and im not even going out with them  
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 17, 2008

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    The Date Has Come and Gone.:)

    I had my date on Sat. night with the ep member known as (ihaveanameitsrick). It went great. I was nervous at first but so was he. With us both being nervous you would think it would be a quiet start but it wasn't. Once we started to talk it was very comfy and he is just as...
    awaress34 awaress34 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 21, 2008

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    So I'm dating this guy,

    he is a total "bro". Not sure how comfortable I am about this but dang, he's too cute.
    Walelah Walelah 26-30, F Apr 25

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    Is It Crazy to Be Nervous?

    I am going out on my first date in almost a year on Sat.  I am actually nervous about it. Why its with a great guy. I know I will have a great time but i feel like i am 16 again. I am already debating on what I should wear. I went and got my hair cut tonight.  Someone...
    awaress34 awaress34 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 17, 2008

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    I Am Nervous About Dating Again

    I Am Nervous About Dating Again, I have some one waiting for me in China but i don't want too fly there, :)
    lespaulmarK lespaulmarK 36-40 12 Responses Oct 26, 2009

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    Date Number 2!!!!!

    Only a few short days until date #2. It feels like months instead of weeks since the 1st date.  I am more excited then nervous about this date but I still have some nerves. My nervousness comes from being worried about screwing some thing up. He is a really nice guy and...
    awaress34 awaress34 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    My Story

    Well lets see I am 22 years old. I have had a horrible past, when it ocmes to relationships. I have had my heart broken sooo many times. A little over a year ago I met an amazing man. He is a SGT in the Army, getting a divorce, 1 child, sweet southern man. He was there for me...
    usafgirl33 usafgirl33 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2010

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    One More Day!!!!

    Hello everyone. I have one more day until the big date. I am nervous but the excitement is out waying that right at the moment. I cannot wait to beable to just sit down and relax with him. Talk face to face instead of a phone and keyboard. lol It will be a great night it just has...
    awaress34 awaress34 36-40, F Jul 18, 2008

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    Awesome Night!

    So I went on a date for the first time in what seems like forever, (It really hasn't been forever lol) and I had an awesome time!!! Anyways tonight was amazing!! She was a really good kisser which is an extreme turn on. And I know she wants more but I don't think I should let her...
    bigbangbro bigbangbro 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 13, 2013

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    I Am Such a Wreck. Lol

    I am so excited about this date but in the same breath i am scared. I have waited for a week for him to say he can't make it. He hasn't even gave any indication that he is going to cancel. I guess I definitely need some work on my self esteem and confidence. I just get so down...
    awaress34 awaress34 36-40, F Aug 9, 2008

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