I Fell In Love With Someone I Met Online

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    I Met Him On Ep

    I didn't set out to meet someone.  Neither did he.  He emailed me after he read one of my stories - I emailed him back.   The first thing that attracted him to me was his great sense of humour. Before long we started cyber sex with each other - I loved it!  He was a...
    enna30 enna30
    56-60, F
    70 Responses Apr 6, 2009

    Observation ... It's interesting

    that many people here wouldn't buy clothes online, but have to go try them on in the store. At the same time, they would be happy to jump into the first online relationship that comes their way and declare love without first meeting in person.
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight
    41-45, M
    15 Responses Sep 22, 2015

    Exactly a year ago I met my soul mate on EP.

    Neither of us knew where our relationship would lead and when we met face to face in July of last year it was indescribable! Next week I am moving in with my sweetheart and I couldn't be happier! It is amazing how far we have come in just a year. I am grateful every day that...
    Sapphire89 Sapphire89
    12 Responses Jan 23, 2015

    I moved across the world from Canada to

    Australia to be with a man I met online in real life. We spent a year living together. My visa recently ran out and I had to return to Canada. Little did I know my BF would pull back and leave me feeling so lost and confused. We've been through so much I just can't understand...
    LavenderDarling LavenderDarling
    26-30, F
    22 Responses Nov 29, 2015

    To be honest, I am at a loss how it happened

    and I never intended to fall in love. Prior to finding her, I was mostly satisfied with my life; I thought that being content would be as much as I would have and I was OK with that. But now I know there can be more and that more is her. We met after her initial EP posting...
    alteregoeleven alteregoeleven
    51-55, M
    20 Responses Aug 25, 2015

    And He Broke My Heart To Pieces

    I love someone online.. we wanted to meet.. so excited making plans. I was going there for a work trip.. he says he will pick me up from the airport.. that I can stay with him.. I tell my boss I dont need a hotel.. I am staying with family..lol.. I am suppose to fly to see him...
    alyssakimm alyssakimm
    31-35, F
    83 Responses Apr 20, 2010

     I met him. Last May 22,

    I went to the airport to meet my soulmate. On the bus ride, I was thinking of the worst case scenario. Like, what if the plane he was in crashed XD Or what if he was really just a cruel person playing with my feelings and he’s not really coming? What if I’m so...
    1imaginarylife 1imaginarylife
    22-25, F
    12 Responses Jun 21, 2014

    We are on the 10th day of our12 day trip.

    Corky has taken me across 10 states in that time, Illinois,Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas. The purpose was not to stop for the sites or to shop, but to be free spirited. We have had plenty of time to talk, listen, feel, laugh...
    SaxandCorky SaxandCorky
    46-50, T
    16 Responses Mar 16, 2016

    I met the love of my life on EP at the end of

    January. What started as a meaningful friendship blossomed into the most exciting romance. We decided to meet in July and I had never felt more connected to any other person. The fiery passion of that weekend slowly settled into a smouldering, everlasting desire to be all things...
    Sapphire89 Sapphire89
    15 Responses Oct 15, 2014

    Well EPers most of you seem to be saying

    goodbyes of sorts or summing up your time on EP, deciding wether you want to find another site to replace EP for the time being. To be honest a transition can be made into a new site but for most of us EP has a special meaning and a place in our hearts. I am going to do this...
    SaxandCorky SaxandCorky
    46-50, T
    7 Responses Mar 25, 2016

    It is going on two months

    since we met on that sparkling day. I started several months ago when we thought it a good idea to meet and see if the feelings we have online for one another would be the same, close, better, or not at all. Those days of waiting it was hard to control the anticipation of that...
    uncorkyoursoul uncorkyoursoul
    56-60, M
    11 Responses Feb 24, 2015

    Too Strong, Too Fast?

    Okay, so I met this guy on a chat site around four years ago and since we met and had the most awkward conversation of our lives, we found that we got along amazingly. It started off just pine, talking everyday about everything, just as friends. Eventually it turned into texting...
    Simoneira Simoneira
    18-21, F
    16 Responses Sep 18, 2013

    On July 30th 2013 I met the love of my life in

    3D. Prior to that I the closest thing I had was Skype and phone calls. It was a complete surprise since I didn't know he was arriving until he was already there. He sent me a video with pictures showing his journey to get there. I saw them and I was just in shock. I immediately...
    rainbowdasher rainbowdasher
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Feb 9, 2014

    I Found Him

    How do you miss someone you've never even met? How do you say I love you when you can't even hold him? . . . I swore to myself that I will never get too emotionally attached to someone in the internet, until of course, I met him. He was practically my male version. Everything...
    1imaginarylife 1imaginarylife
    22-25, F
    12 Responses Sep 13, 2013

    I turned on my phone

    and was overwhelmed by the flood of messages, dating back five days. Five days!!! Had it really been that long? Wow! I had only turned it on to snap a picture of us together in the spa tub. It was a hot pic too; you with yourself pressed into the side of my body as I kissed you...
    deleted deleted
    11 Responses Feb 9, 2014

    Well Sax is on her way back to England today.

    ... It was a wonderful couple of weeks together and we are ready for the next visit. Today's airport experience was not without a bit of excitement. While unloading the luggage from the rental car at the airport I apparently dropped them and they were kicked under the car...
    SaxandCorky SaxandCorky
    46-50, T
    10 Responses Mar 18, 2016

    Six Months Ago, on Christmas Day,

    at 7:30 PM, Unjusted and I met irl for the first time. It was an awkward meeting. We had chatted extensively online for several months in the Fall, but only via text and EP. I had not heard her voice, nor saw her on video. It took us time as we adjusted to the glare of 3-D...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight
    41-45, M
    11 Responses Jun 25, 2014

    I think I'm in love with Ep Allie.

    ... The way she smiles when blocking one if my posts is so attractive.... Also she sent me a special welcome when I first opened my account. She makes me feel special XD
    pmax2000 pmax2000
    36-40, M
    12 Responses Jul 2, 2014

    My 5 Girlfriends I am in a long-distance

    relationship with Unjusted (UJ), whom I have met on EP. My other stories discuss how we met. EP Link EP Link I am now trying to adjust to one of the idiosyncrasies of this long-distance relationship. It sometimes seems I have 5 different girlfriends at the same time. 1...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight
    41-45, M
    11 Responses Mar 17, 2014

    You know when you are driving

    and it is raining very heavily,you go under the bridge to take shelter. The rains suddenly stops and everything becomes silent and peaceful and you like the calmness. Then you come out from it and this time the rain hits you a bit louder and harder. You were my BRIDGE.
    KosmicKonnection KosmicKonnection
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Nov 27, 2015

    I met my wife online.

    We fell in love largely before we ever physically met, and when we did finally meet the fireworks were undeniable.
    DevilDog71 DevilDog71
    46-50, M
    5 Responses Nov 29, 2015

    My Ep Romance...(part 1)

    How do I begin…Well it all started 4 1/2 months ago, when I like most EP members was searching for others who could identify with my specific interest and issues, you know, those topics that are not readily discussed with friends or family. Everyone believed me to be the...
    myredroom myredroom
    41-45, F
    12 Responses Jun 13, 2012

    I am in love with someone I met online.

    We met almost nine months ago and just hit it off right away. I wasn't looking for this and neither was she. Initially we were just talking but then it quickly turned into something more. She has become the person I look forward to hearing from each day. We have never met...
    LifeinWoodinville LifeinWoodinville
    41-45, M
    12 Responses Sep 21, 2015

    Just over a month ago

    after reading her experiences and interests I messaged her. I'm not sure how many days went by, but she didn't pay attention to my message. On day I saw her online and sent another message. "Don't be shy" I typed. "I'm not shy, I'm just not on here much.", she responded. "I...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2015

    I met someone online - 15 years ago,

    what I believe to be my soulmate. Yet - we have never met in real life. I kid you not. We met when I was 25, lived in different countries. We met a month before he got married in fact. The usual, started chatting daily and via emails. The different time zones made it so...
    Taffycatz Taffycatz
    41-45, F
    12 Responses Apr 12, 2016

    I am so in love with the guy I met online,

    and he loves me too. We know we are soul mates. The distance is killing both of us.
    deleted deleted
    6 Responses Sep 25, 2015

    Sorta. I actually married 2

    and had a fling with one. I've had tons of online relationships. Most never worked.
    deleted deleted
    9 Responses Aug 6, 2015

    I Love You Darling

    We met here, seems like a lifetime ago. I knew I loved you at the very start. I love you darling, more than I can say. I adore you, I hope and pray you know that. Please know that I will love you always, always. I will wait for you, you'll know when it's the right time, so I wait...
    mrmoose1947 mrmoose1947
    66-70, M
    8 Responses Jun 14, 2013

    Two years ago I met him online.

    I wasn't sure about him at first as he appeared to be just like any other guy out there in the world wide web. But I gave him a chance since he helped me move on from a bad relationship and was a good person to talk to. It took us almost a lomg time of skyping, texting and...
    Steffi27 Steffi27
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 18, 2016

    Something Unexpected

    It started with a story comment on EP. Then a request to add as a friend. Then we had the usual friendly greetings each time we see each other online. Then the occasional chats started to become regular. Chats about mundane topics matured to personal sharing. We got to...
    deleted deleted
    22 Responses Aug 24, 2013


    Fall for my words Fall for me Fall into my arms Fall in love with me F A L L Deeply Completely Absolutely In Love.... F A L L Into my embrace Into my deepness Into my soul Into everything I am.... F A L L And never leave my side And be with me always And build our world And...
    deleted deleted
    14 Responses Sep 11, 2013

    The pains of seeing you use words of pretend,

    fantasy, reality, as though it wasn't. It was, and still is, reality. I am real. You are real. Love, like we've felt so strongly, is real. Unbelievably real. The daily sadness in my heart, the nights of missing you, the emptiness I feel inside, knowing I may never have you as...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Feb 16, 2016

    Our first kiss. It was magical.

    The weeks leading up to that moment were unbearable. The tension kept mounting. I remember pulling up along side your vehicle. You would not look over my way at all. I remember my heart pounding so hard that I thought it would come out of my chest. I was that scared. I...
    bobrido bobrido
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Jan 6, 2015

    All Nighter

    My boyfriend lives in bulgaria which gives he and i an 8 hour time difference, usually this will break apart some couples or strain the relationship , but no, not ours ,our love is much too strong to break and i find myself falling deeper and deeper in love with him no man near...
    Kiundrammhmm Kiundrammhmm
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Nov 26, 2012

    The Connection

    People have told me, "Don't take the internet seriously." They have told me, "Those people aren't REAL." They have told me a lot about the internet. I have heard story after story of heartache. I have witnessed pain, sorrow and intense love. I have seen peoples hearts printed...
    CarlaW CarlaW
    66-70, F
    2 Responses Sep 6, 2012

    *husky sensual Poetry voice* It started with a

    word or two or more... A tiny spark...ignited...growing.... Then a flasssssssssssssshh... Bigger, stronger, lasting longerrrrr... I feed this flame You feed this flame Together We incinerate We roar We explode We conflagrate We combust Until we... Our thoughts become Like...
    deleted deleted
    6 Responses Aug 11, 2014

    Sometimes the distance is

    so hard. Messages mis interpreted especially when feeling low Misinterpretation leads to confusion and hurt We always straighten it out But are left exhausted from the hurt and can't hold each other when there's nothing left to say. I worry that without the physical...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Jan 25, 2015

    Once you start caring

    for someone so deeply, you just want them to be happy no matter what. Of course you want the happiness to be with you, but that doesn't always happen. Just thinking about them sleeping peacefully brings contentment. But when you start to get an adrenaline rush just by seeing...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Mar 23, 2016

    You know how it go out of sight out of mind.

    But you was never in my sight and you're always on my mind. For you I would go to the Moon and back again. You can trust mi with your secrets and I promise to never tell.You have my heart in a locket and some how I think you've been chosen. Don't want to walk away from this your...
    amberrosa298 amberrosa298
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2016

    I met the love of my life,

    my soulmate on EP. I wasn't looking for love, I was just checking out experiences of different people in my area. I read hers and I was instantly interested in messaging her. Did I know we would have instant chemistry? Of course not, as she didn't answer my first message, my...
    thistimeforreal thistimeforreal
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Nov 14, 2015

    she lived in the same city

    but took me a long time to meet her cause i was so insecure and when i finally did she freakin loved me lol i think its funny cause i kept thinkin she would see me and leave but when i met her she hugged me and kissed me instantly does anyone have a similar experience?
    CaptainStrawhat CaptainStrawhat
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Oct 31, 2015

    I Met Someone On Ep Who Totally Lied To Me.........

    This story is hard to write but I wanted to share it with all of the others on this site who fell for someone here....and felt they made a connection, but guess what...Sometimes you need not follow your heart... I joined EP back in July under the topic of Heartbroken, a story of...
    et6678 et6678
    14 Responses Feb 21, 2012

    I fell in love with someone on the Tinder app.

    I had ZERO intentions of a hookup and I just wanted to talk to someone via text. I was single and Tinder was a fun way to see which of our guy friends were on it from school. It was funny and my roommates got me into it. I met my (current) boyfriend on October 15th 2013. We...
    blushkat blushkat
    26-30, F
    6 Responses May 28, 2014

    Million Pieces

    I never ever want to be in an online relationship again. My heart is broken into a million pieces. LEAVE ME ALONE! 
    laceset34 laceset34
    36-40, F
    10 Responses Dec 1, 2013

    Wonderful. Beyond wonderful!

    Exciting. Exhilarating. Joyous. Seeing her again! I was absolutely giddy with excitement as I flew in, rented a car and drove close to where she lives. Giving her moment by moment texts of where I was, with her telling me what she knew of being at that particular place at...
    deleted deleted
    9 Responses Apr 13, 2014

    I was attached to you

    because you were sweet to me. You were the sweetest of all guys I knew. I thought no one could be sweeter. I went online again and I realized that I have forgotten how guys can really be just sweet to girls whom they find pretty, smart and sexy. I used the pictures I used to...
    jwl9119 jwl9119
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Jun 30, 2015

    I met my fiancé on a chat app!

    We met in person 2 years ago and I still love him to pieces!! ❤️
    Triciax85 Triciax85
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Nov 4, 2014

    Yes, yes I did. I actually met him here in EP

    and I never expected it to be the place where I found my soulmate but I did. Now we are almost 2years in a relationship and words can't explain how much I love him. I thought I would never find a guy who is loyal, loving, caring and someone who can keep up with me no matter...
    jhushin09 jhushin09
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 3, 2016

    It's been a while since I posted this

    experience. I put a lot of my raw feelings at the time into it. If for some reason you're reading this now then know that I think I've healed a lot since all of this happened. Be warned, it's stupidly long and kind of sappy, so brace yourself if you're set on reading it...
    SomeGuyNamedBlue SomeGuyNamedBlue
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Mar 24, 2015

    Mi Chiquita

    I fell in love and MARRIED someone I met on line.  I had just gotten out of a terribly bad relationship and was not looking for anyone.  I had a chat room on msn.chat where I had friends that we met up with every day and chatted.  Well, one day, my wife just popped...
    jamesdad jamesdad
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Aug 27, 2006

    2010 I was 15 years old

    and I was doing bad things online. It all started with being insecure of my body (as many teenage girls are) and ******* hormones. I watched my first ****. It was disgusting as I remember (really passionless mechanical and boring, yet I was enthralled.) I became addicted, had my...
    lightofhislife lightofhislife
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Dec 29, 2013

    Whoda Thunk It?

    I met the man of my dreams on EP. I certainly didn't come here looking for a partner. I came here to vent my frustrations, confess my sins, and meet like minded people I could talk to, because while I had quite a few friends, I had no confidants. It is funny, neither him or I...
    chaoticsoul chaoticsoul
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Feb 17, 2013

    I Love Him.

    I am staying at the home of my love who I met online... I flew 1400 miles to be with him, yes risky... but my heart would not let my mind override it's desire... All the stars were in alignment for this to happen... I had the money, I was approved for time off, he needed me...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Nov 9, 2013

    Fate............... fāt - The development of

    events beyond a person's control, regarded as determined by a supernatural power. Something I never believed in. My Baptist upbringing wouldn't allow it, and when I left that behind, my own sense of self determination rejected it. I believed I alone determine where I go, how I...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Dec 14, 2014
    FatoProfugus FatoProfugus
    36-40, M
    7 Responses Jan 4, 2014

    EP I met the love of my life on EP.

    Even though today we're no longer together and decided to end things a couple of days back, I know that what we shared was unique and irreplaceable. It's funny how we started with EP, had a slight fall out because of an issue with EP, however, came out even stronger, and now we...
    Thisismerightnow Thisismerightnow
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Mar 31, 2016

    He took me...to the wildest ME A dark night

    initially ,very dark nights thereafter.. I never knew I was so JEALOUS.. I never knew I was so POSSESSIVE I never knew I was so CRAZY I never knew I could LOVE someone so deeply. Now that It has ended,I miss him, & his love terribly. Ah LOVE,this love... is BLIND...for...
    KosmicKonnection KosmicKonnection
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Aug 12, 2015

    Think is is appropriate to all of us

    who fall in love online. For me it's only LOVE in the true sense of the word when it moves into real life n physical intimacy can be explored too but by falling in love through the written word you fall in love with the persons soul not their appearance n material things.
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Aug 9, 2015

    One of the worst mistakes I could have made.

    Endless hours of talking daily...I thought that we connected. When we finally met a month later, I really thought that this could be something. But once we started hanging out regularly, I realized that I didn't really know you like I thought. I saw who the real you was, and I...
    lss0807 lss0807
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jul 12, 2014

    I couldn't understand the fell in love on line

    thing until it happened to me. After chatting with someone and talking to him on the phone every night for 6 months, it just came naturally. Only problem with it is there are gaps between what we think we know about them and what they truly are. Our minds fill those gaps with...
    IPleadthe5th IPleadthe5th
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Sep 22, 2015
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