I Have Had Awkward Dates

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    I had a date with a girl in a dating club

    (pre-internet). Her letters did seem a bit uneducated (but even some intelligent people can be bad at writing), but when I met her she was clearly mentally backward. When I called for her the door was opened by her father who was unaware and a bit alarmed by the idea of a...
    LordLayabout LordLayabout
    36-40, M
    Mar 6, 2016

    Bad Date Night Idea #5466: 2 years ago I was

    offered tickets for a WWE Raw show from my work, I thought "hell why not?"... It's been years since I last watched wrestling, but thought it might be worth it. It was an obsession during my first year of college. I dragged my husband to the show (not a wrestling fan), just...
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    1 Response Mar 31, 2015


    One in particular springs to mind. This was kind of a blind date. The guy emailed me because he'd noticed we went to the same church. He asked if I wanted to go get a tea sometime and chat, and I thought, why not? So I met up with him one evening and we had the aforementioned...
    breck breck
    22-25, F
    Mar 29, 2008

    awkward date #5356: I

    once went on a date with some guy when I was 19, this guy was straight out of Africa (student visa) and didn't speak English very well...so the whole time it was "huh?" "what?" ...I reluctantly went to his apartment and watched some movie with Patrick Swayze and Meatloaf (dont...
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    1 Response Apr 2, 2015
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