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I Have Never Been On a Real Date

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    I'm 25 and have never been out on a real date!

    Really? I have a child [I'm devoted] but I've never been to the movies or out with a man. I've never really had a boyfriend either. I've had FWB situations but that's it. I've always felt it was because I don't think I'm attractive. I'm fat (but I own that ****!) and I have a...
    Chunkydunkin Chunkydunkin 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 5

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    Old Enogh to Date

    i am 31 years old and i just went on my actual first date yesterday. i wasn't even really aware of it until after everything was over. i met this nice guy on the internet of course. he came up to my work and we officially met. the next day we had made plans to meet up and do some...
    metalgirl99 metalgirl99 36-40, F 1 Response May 16, 2008

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    Third Wheel

    Maybe it's my fault for not getting a boyfriend in high school. I didn't think I was ugly but I didn't think I was the prettiest either. I was kind of wallflower but I wasn't a total loner. I had good friends I could laugh with and trust. I guess when it came to guys I just wasn...
    the808heartbreak the808heartbreak 18-21, F Jul 31, 2013

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    I Regret It, But No

    In my fantasy, a real date is when the guy dresses up, buys you flowers, comes to your door to pick you up, and takes you to some restaurant or something. The kind of date you always see in romantic comedies. The kind of date that ends with a cute kiss when he brings you back...
    JojaRodenaLente JojaRodenaLente 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 26, 2008

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    Sad

    I've never had a real date. You know, he likes you, you like him, he asks you on a date, gets dressed up, brings you flowers, takes you somewhere nice for dinner, maybe a movie, and then a sweet little goodnight kiss. I always wanted that. But I never dated people who were...
    sugarburn sugarburn 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 17, 2008

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    But That Is Ok I Maried The One I Loved

    we got married at age 13 outof love so we did go to movies and many place with each other we had many adventures in our young lifes and we never looked back she was killed age 19
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Aug 30, 2011

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    Does This Count?

    So it was my Sophmore year, and her Senior year. It was homecoming week, and wasn't planning on going to the dance, never thought of it. My dad was really on my *** about takeing a date, and I was more than ready for the weekend. So it was Thursday and the girl of my dreams, the...
    Bat258 Bat258 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 17, 2013

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    Dates. . .

    I have never been on a date outside of someone I was in a relationship with. I have always wanted to ask a girl on a date but don't know what to do, even if she said yes, then what? What would I talk about? I want to go on a date, I want to pop that cherry so then I...
    unspokenconfessions unspokenconfessions 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 18, 2009

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    Not Sad Anymore

    A pot to every lid- so the saying goes. I suppose that i am not a pot then! I am an awesome person and i work hard. I am intelligent. I am outgoing. I am athletic. Still- never had 1 real date. I am unsure why but it might be beyond my control. So i smile each day and am proud to...
    startingpointguard33 startingpointguard33 26-30, M Jun 10, 2012

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    Would Be Nice...

    The last time I did a date proper was...well, I don't know, really. All I know is the kinda "dates" I tend to get are fast food and a movie at mines or his place, which never gets finished because either he wants some or I do and boom, that happens and he leaves or I'm dropped...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F Dec 18, 2012

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    im 34 now, and have still never been in a relationship of any kind!! i never really can understand myself sometimes, i mean, i totally wish i could be in a relationship, but i cant...
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    its sad and really hurts my self esteem. no guys at my school find me attractive and ive never been in a serious relationship that wasnt long distance :(
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    Do I really have to write stuff here? But ja. Never been kissed.. I'm that girl in the class who everyone's mates with but no one thinks of me as more than a mate..
    NobodyCaresOkai NobodyCaresOkai 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    I have two kids and don't know anyone to babysit, I still haven't been to a bar. They aren't really what I'm into but I've always wanted the experience.
    thefeels21 thefeels21 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    I've never been "properly" kissed the last guy i kissed nearly licked my face like i was an ice cream cone or something! Now im affraid of kissing someone because i dont want to...
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    And I'm about to be 18. I moved a lot so I never accepted any offers and when high school came around, I still to this day haven't accepted any offers. I'm done with high school...
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    I can go against peer pressure! All my life I've been my own person and quite independent! I remember back at school people seem to put people in groups depending on what type of...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 14

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    Love doesn't exist. It's not real
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    I really want to get a Brazilian wax. Pretty sick of shaving.
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    Never had and never will XD
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    I can't believe it... It's just never happened...
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    It's depressing it's why I can never watch any movie that shows a passionate kiss it's just way to painful to watch
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    The reason I never had a girl as a friend just aquintances that turn to be nothing some people are lucky to have friends that are girls and this is the point from where everything...
    Darlinghton Darlinghton 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I look around and see all these people in relationships and I see how happy they are. Then I think of how alone I am and how happy I'd be to have a relationship like theirs.
    225pro 225pro 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 9

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    I haven't met someone that understands me for who i am, i guess im still young but i do feel lonely most of the time
    Qcf257 Qcf257 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I always had asked them out They don't have the guts
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Tried to go but my body can't cope with being on a plane
    legendgirl legendgirl 18-21, F Sep 3

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    One of the worst things in the world is loving a girl who doesn't love you back
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    I've had some setbacks, but am now ready for a man in my life. I'm scared that he'll judge me for it. If I do meet someone, should I not tell them?
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    No one will ever like me....
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    When will my loneliness end?
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    I know I'm intimidating,but seriously,not a single person has ever liked me before. I'm not ready for a relationship but still,it makes me wonder..not even one person?!
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    I have no criminal record at all. I have never been arrested, either. I have never even received a traffic ticket or any kind of citation. I am a law-abiding citizen. I hope to...
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    Not a completely true statement. I have never been arrested, but heaven knows I know how to quickly figure 10% and determine if it worth the investment.
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    I am a teenager, I have never been offered drugs. If I were offered drugs I would say no. I don't believe in lowering my standards.
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    Cause i have never done anything wrong/illegal
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    daveR80 daveR80 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 21

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