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I Hate Online Dating Sites

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    Finally get messages,

    but both are them are not religious. I think a curse must be upon me
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 15, 2014

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    What A Joke.

    Internet dating sites are worst that an on-line job application.
    darkreality68 darkreality68 41-45, M Dec 12, 2011

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    Got two long term relationships from it (2yrs &

    4 yrs) but I still hate it. I crave the magic that happens in person. I turned to online because I tend to date outside my race. That is somewhat harder to do in person esp. If it's not just for a hookup/sex. Both online and in person has its challenges and you still have to...
    mimet mimet 41-45, F Dec 11, 2013

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    Would really like to meet someone in person

    if that was possible. Online dating sites are where predators hang out anyway. I'd love to meet a really great Christian man who is a virgin. If that was even possible
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 10, 2014

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    $70/month, and I don't see ANYONE worth my time.

    This is sad. I said I would likely never do this again but after finding out the Meetup group for friends only required a photo ID to join, I decided to give online dating another shot. So many women have written me, but I don't see ANY with class. All I see are gutter rats and...
    IceCaptain IceCaptain 31-35, M 7 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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    Lies Lies ... the most scary things of all,

    We can't stop it , As it is so useful to achieve all our goals, even knowing the consequences are to slice up the tender human hearts, We can't never resist the temptation, it is a high from your Leapers ... so you keep lying ...
    findemmawoodhouse findemmawoodhouse 22-25, F May 20, 2014

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    I Was On Them

    I think I have tried a dozen of dating sites, and left rapidly, cause it's always the same. I expected to find the Mulder of my dreams looooooool No seriously it will never happen on a dating site; because men are so commonplace on them, they're nearly all the same. Or they're...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 29, 2012

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    I bother to send messages

    and give them the time of day. They view the message, view my profile and ignore. The only ones that message me are crazy, or ones that cannot put a sentence together that is not in text "speak". I remember there was one guy who within a few messages wanted me to move down...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 10, 2014

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    Yeah, it sucks. It's more like applying to a job

    than finding "the magic." But, some people manage to find their long term SO's through the sites. Pros and cons to online and IRL. But either way, I don't see anything that bad about it. The internet was set up to connect people. And it's only "not real" if you never actually...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 19, 2014

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    IS Online Dating Good Or Bad?

    yes i have tried so many dating sites but i am so tired of clicking on one that says free and then half way it's says you have to pay... what a big waste... then when you do find one then the guys say meet me at a nude beach for the first date or we will go swimming at hotel only...
    Augusttwix Augusttwix 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    Another disaster. A lot of views,

    only a few messages and they are jerks.
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 2, 2014

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    So he just replied to me "I'm a christain

    for real" and that is it. That's it. Blocking him. He is a pedo
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 11, 2014

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    In A Love/Hate Relationship With Technology

    Here we are in 2013 and we have the ability to communicate 24/7 in a variety of ways with anyone on earth. Pretty awesome right? If its so awesome why are we so ******* disconnected from each other? Seriously I feel so isolated in a huge city. I can go down town or to any...
    Brandiv Brandiv 31-35, F Apr 30, 2013

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    On Tree Dating Morning,

    I opened my eyes, heard birds were singing, They are literally singing with rhythm, it sounded very pleasant . It is spring, birds now are trying to find mates. The singing I heard was from a male bird , soon later, I heard a pleasant talking sound, seemed answering the bird...
    findemmawoodhouse findemmawoodhouse 22-25, F May 2, 2014

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    EBestest EBestest 22-25, M Aug 25, 2014

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    Why are the ones labelled 'Christian'

    so much worse than those who aren't? I've had far more luck with non christians than those who are "Christian" (it's more than just going to church to call yourself a chrisfian). I've had only one or two that messaged that were 'Christian' yet several who weren't. The...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 30, 2014

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    Everyone is just looking

    for one thing, and no one reads the actual profile, they only look at pictures. Why is it so hard to meet someone real?
    waiting4mylife2begin waiting4mylife2begin 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 8, 2014

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    It really sucks . I feel like I

    either meet guys who run for the hills or guys I want to run for the hills from. I also feel like they all just want sex. Sex is amazing and great but I don't want to hear it brought up before I've even met you for a cocktail. I'm slowly giving up hope on finding someone.
    theirthere theirthere 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 29, 2014

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    Argh more effort and they all view my profile

    and ignore what I send them. Wtf is wrong with men
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 4 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    So several views again

    and again. No one dares reply to me. Had some reply, but zero of them were Christian. They don't read my profile. I'm tired of constantly trying with these guys and not a single one is interested. What the hell do they want in me? I'm not pretty enough? I'm not exciting enough...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses Nov 30, 2014

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    23 views in two days.

    Sent messages to several, they view and ignore. None will bother even though I try with them. The only message back was one telling me he is going good with someone so won't talk with me. Seriously cursed. :/
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses Nov 6, 2014

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    Ended up deleting both profiles I had.

    Can reactivate one of them easily. But the other is need a whole new email. It got too depressing and made me feel so ugly and worthless. I couldn't believe no one would talk to me :(
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 10, 2014

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    What's the point, really?

    You're basically just whoring yourself out to whoever sees you on said site...
    WatchOutItsKyle WatchOutItsKyle 18-21, M Feb 6, 2014

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    Why is it I don't care about looks (weight,

    acne) and yet people only care about my looks?
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Oct 18, 2014

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    Just Go Outside!

    Gosh, I hate online dating sites. I used to get on them, because I was just that bored. I can't believe people actually do relationships like that. One of my favorite things about couples is the 'how we met' story. And I definitely don't want mine to be, "Well I was on the web...
    emstem emstem 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2012

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    Been on/off dating sites

    since April and not a single date eventuated. Not even kidding. Only one or two guys I could actually continue a convo with, who both were creepy as ****. Ended up blocking them. Others I couldn't hold a conversation with, and the others who were not interested in me after what...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 10, 2014

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    It's so scary. Because these could be people

    looking to rape and murder you. They could not even be themselves in the picture. They could be looking for bait that seems weak to them, or pretty for them to 'rape and murder' because there are so many psychopaths in his world. They could get obsessed with you and begin to...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 11, 2014

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    All they want 1: must be slim 2: must be

    successful 3: must be wanting kids 4: must have a whole lot of interests 5: must be attractive 6: must not be overweight 7: must want sex before marriage 8: must have great breasts and backside 9: must have a great job Don't have at least a few of those? Then you are had it.
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Oct 16, 2014

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    Ended up deactivating

    yet again. This is such a weekly occurrence for me. I just get so annoyed. I usually like to allow myself a few days then go back to it. Sometimes it takes longer. Even up to a month or two. It sounds so stupid doesn't it?! I get upset or annoyed, then get over it and go back.
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 16, 2014

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    This Is Sort Of A Vent

    I tried it for a while. I was getting a bad attitude about it so I deleted any profiles I had. It was a joke. I hope not to offend anyone with what I'm going to say. The few men I did respond to were very pushy and in such a hurry. The ones that seemed somewhat normal had tons of...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2013

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    They are not for people like me.

    They cater to social people who like to "play the dating game" whereas I hate that it's seen as a game in the first place. I've tried niche dating sites for nerdy/geeky types as well as one for people who do not want children and they have so few users that it's not even worth...
    Syzygy11 Syzygy11 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 16, 2014

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    I really hate online dating sites

    because they are very boring and dangerous. You don't know who you are talking to. I tried dating sites before but none didn't work out for me. I wish there was a better way to meet people instead of these dating sites.
    elana453 elana453 41-45, F Jan 14

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    WHY just WHY do I attract only the

    murderer/rapist or psycho/not right in the head types?!?
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    I actually have a friend

    who tried the whole online dating thing, but they wouldn't accept her on the website because she wasn't pretty enough. That is no lie! Another story: A girl looked at my profile when I tried one. She asked me to post a photo of myself, and as soon as I did, she didn't speak to...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 23, 2014

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    Watched 'HER' I Watched 'HER',

    realized online dating never works... No matter how deep you think you feel, it just won't work because it has never been real. In the end, Theodore wrote an letter told Catherine (his ex-wife) that they grew up together, and she made him who he was and she would be always the...
    findemmawoodhouse findemmawoodhouse 22-25, F May 1, 2014

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    I really don't understand these idiots on

    dating sites. Typical idiotic things guys always say and do: -"Are you a virgin?" -"I'm h*rny." -"I have morning wood." -"Want to trade pix(nudes)?" -How big are your b**bs?" -Asks me to come to their house for a first date. Why do guys not understand that my answer to any of...
    firecancatchme firecancatchme 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2014

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    Darkness No pain killer can stop the pain,

    I tried, believe me, nothing can stop it from aching, My heart is not broken, it is smashed. My body feels numb, all senses left me, only the pain stays, I saw lights passing by, but I only have strength breathe in the darkness. He knows I am in the darkness, he left me...
    findemmawoodhouse findemmawoodhouse 22-25, F 1 Response May 20, 2014

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    This actually happened...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 26, 2013

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    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 7, 2014

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    Freaking heck. So I reactivate

    and I get a message from a guy I messaged the other day. I don't remember him so he must've changed his picture. His picture is scary as HELL. He is 51 and looks like a predator. His face is creepy and he isn't even smiling. He is after women 20 to his age. Terrified a little to...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    Rejection

    Rather I meet a guy in person or online dating etc none of them ever think I am pretty enough to talk to me. If I meet someone online once they see me they never call again, if they do not know what I look like they call all the time or email. But as soon as we exchange pics or...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 5, 2012

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    Stay away , Darkness !

    I thought I fell in love with darkness, I cried ... The darkness doesn't like me, so he abandoned me again. God is protecting me from hurt, So the darkness can't approach close, But I am hurt, Still Because my heart already broken by darkness Each every time the darkness...
    findemmawoodhouse findemmawoodhouse 22-25, F May 20, 2014

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    I tried online dating but nothing seems to work for me. I believe it is too dangerous to try to meet someone online. I know there is another way to meet someone.
    elana453 elana453 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    New Year day I real don't know why the universe hates me. Girl if you ever read this just know that you are my closest friend, since we first started chatting. I haven't played the...
    heavy57chevy heavy57chevy 56-60, M Dec 31, 2014

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    People bring drama on these sites, or act REALLY REALLY childish or after talking to you just literally delete their account, or don't respond till 8 months later. I've waited on...
    lon3lygam3r lon3lygam3r 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 15

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    I absolutely hate when guys takes their shirts off for a picture. Or when they put the middle finger up because they are so "badass". It's not cute. It's immature and it shows that...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Last night I went back on seeking arrangement to delete my account, and I told my guy about it right after. He ended up hanging up on me because he assumed I was still on that site...
    gingerbunni gingerbunni 22-25, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    And gave it up. Finding a date was not difficult at all and I have been on many. It's too bad they were all crazy, broke, hung up on their ex's, had 15 children, lived with ; their...
    BohemianTragedy BohemianTragedy 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    It wasn't really me trying I just randomly went to this dating website 2 days ago and made an account (I have to add that it was 2 in the morning and I was bored). Today afternoon...
    HelenaMai HelenaMai 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 4

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