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I Suck At Dating

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    So I've been dating my close guy friend

    for about a little over 2 months and its good and all but i feel like all I do is complain about him. I have so much love for him but he always has this " I don't care" mentality about everything and especially me it hurts. It hurst to feel so strongly about someone and you have...
    laxlife laxlife 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2013

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    **** yeah I'm like a how to

    for dummies when comes to dating lol
    kerw94 kerw94 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    yhitoshi9 yhitoshi9 16-17, M Aug 18

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    I forgive over and over,

    expecting different results and then remain disappointed. I'm clearly doing this to myself.
    marandajenine marandajenine 26-30, F 6 Responses May 7

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    How do you get a guy your dating to quit doing

    the push/pull? The guy in question isn't my boyfriend. Example: we see eachother all weekend, have a great time, being affectionate, and he's even taking pictures of us, making future plans, kissing/hugging, holding hands in public. Before he leaves says he will miss me and...
    gymgirl71 gymgirl71 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    Women I Casually Date, Always End Up Falling In Love With Me...

    It is the story of my love life. I meet a girl, she likes me, I like her, we have an open-ended casual type of relationship, lots of fun, sex and good times, and then the next thing I know, she is inviting me to her parents house for dinner or starting conversations about a...
    MikeStapleton MikeStapleton 26-30, M Jun 27, 2013

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    ...

    well, I went to this office a few days ago and a guy working there helped me with the documents i needed. He gave my priority and my documents was done in few days.... Amazing.... I said thank you very much and left!!! A couple of days later he sent me a text message on facebook...
    Katia8765 Katia8765 31-35, F 7 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    I desperately want to tell someone I have been

    casually seeing for 3 months that I have feelings for him but I'm too scared please I need help on what to do ?!!
    kittielove456 kittielove456 18-21, F Jul 6

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    I am 23 years old and have essentially had no

    dating experience whatsoever. I have recently trying to venture into online dating with no avail. I just don't seem to know how to attract any guys! I don't wanna come across as desperate, but I feel like I'm the only one who doesn't know how to get a guy
    aha55555 aha55555 22-25, M Jul 10

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    Dating & Ralationships

    i met a guy that i like but is financially challenge and i dont know if i should continue to date him
    NICOLAPB NICOLAPB 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2013

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    I recently started talking to this girl

    who I think likes me, and I kind of like her. But my friend who I've known longer and like more knows. I told the girl that I like more the truth and nothing really happened. Idk what to do.. (Nothing special or even really flirty has happened between me and either of them.
    omgshiny omgshiny 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 1

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    I broke up with him today.

    It's easy to find someone who says they love you; it's hard to find someone who means it.
    marandajenine marandajenine 26-30, F 1 Response May 9

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    Are You Sure We're More Than Friends?

    My boyfriend and I were friends for about a year and a half before we started dating. We lived on the same floor freshmen year and sophomore year and had a class together. By the second semester of sophomore year things started changing. Valentines day came around and his was so...
    DisneyDreamer DisneyDreamer 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2013

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    I've been in 3 serious relationships

    (unintentionally) back to back the last 10 years of my life. Now at almost 29, trying to date is horrific. I'm catholic, so I couldn't seriously date a divorcee. I don't want or like children, so single dads are out. I'm not a sports person so meet ups are not my thing. And...
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia 26-30, F Jul 6

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    First Date, Last Date.

    Edit: Sorry if this doesn't make much sense it's 3 in the morning, I haven't slept much, or eaten and I'm just writing as I'm thinking it. Maybe some stories just aren't meant to be shared as much as you want to talk about them. I am stuck in a relationship that goes no where, we...
    lovelyjokkar lovelyjokkar 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2013

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    Why Doesn'T He Ask Me Questions?

    I met this wonderful guy about four months back, and after dropping hint after hint, he finally asked me out! We've been on two dates, and have plans for a third. He's just as amazing as I thought he was, smart, funny, talented, cute, with a sense for adventure that I find...
    ccapron ccapron 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 19, 2013

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    Am I the only one that get in a relationship

    this is so weird. That they break up with you. And then they want you back. Then you say yes and it keeps happening over and over. Should I just stop. Or try and keep the relationship going and try that out
    emmalacelle emmalacelle 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    Decent First Dater

    Are You a Bad First Dater? Decent First Dater While you may not be able to woo the opposite sex like it's your job, you have a pretty solid understanding of the basics of dating. You probably have had a few dating follies in the past, but if you hang tight, you will eventually...
    magenxmajestic magenxmajestic 18-21, F Aug 19, 2013

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    I'm 17 I suck at dating.

    Never had a date to be honest but chick just don't like me. In all honesty I think it's for the best. I want to get married and meet "the one" but I don't think It will happen. I have some anger issues, I have social anxiety and I will joining the marine corps after high school...
    superabe11 superabe11 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    I think it's funny when your talking to a girl

    and it seems like things are moving forward or at least you think she likes you, then all of a sudden silence. It's happens to me often. Women find another guy to give them what they need and then sort of push you aside. It doesn't upset me, but I think it's funny how the...
    wolfmore wolfmore 22-25, M Sep 21

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    Once again-feeling like crap.

    So after I ignore this guy. He asks me for drinks like we had plans last we'd. I said no cuz nothing confirmed. We ended up going out the following Sunday- last Sunday. We had fun and ended up having sex. All I've gotten in response was good to see you. I responded yes- had a...
    Snailj12 Snailj12 41-45, F Jun 18

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    My boyfriend's been playing these mind games

    with me lately, which I don't have time for, but he purposely doing things that he knows make me upset and thinking that I don't know, which I find very immature. He also hasn't texted me for 2 days which is not like him because we talk everyday. I am getting very fed up with...
    laxlife laxlife 16-17, F Jul 30

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    Not sure if I suck at dating

    or I just know how to pick em (sarcasm obvi) 😒
    Asdfghjklasdfghjklllllll Asdfghjklasdfghjklllllll 18-21, F Jun 10

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    Gaining deep feelings

    for her 😩, why cant I control them .
    lmyrical lmyrical 18-21, F 2 Responses May 29

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    Dating Life Update As A Post-Feminism Man

    I am now 22 and all my female friends where removed or blocked by my ex. she broke up with me about 5 months ago. so i delved into dating and the problems and thoughts i had before dating her and discovered how feminism is a major factor of why most western women are not wroth it...
    kurokineko kurokineko 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 23, 2013

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    Here we go again...lol.

    I was dating this guy and it was a nonstop yoyo. We saw each other regularly, he even asked up until the time before last that I saw him to see me more. So, I thought it was progressing. He rarely called me, didn't introduce me to family or any of his close friends, never...
    gymgirl71 gymgirl71 36-40, F May 11

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    Can someone explain the concept of throwing

    breadcrumbs? This is being done to me and I need to do the same so I don't set myself up. He sees me sporatically, keeps me waiting, texts are attentive at times other times can wait two hours. Sick of him being in control and throwing breadcrumbs and me being the nice girl and...
    gymgirl71 gymgirl71 36-40, F 1 Response May 27

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    May Dating Life (...or Lack Thereof)

    Don't get me wrong, I'm not one of those people who is unhappy when I'm not in a relationship; I prefer being single to dating for the sake of being in a relationship. But every now and then I do meet someone that I feel a an attraction for, or a connection with. It doesn't...
    dexter110 dexter110 26-30 3 Responses Jul 12, 2011

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    I don't know why, but dating

    and I don't seem to get along. I've been thinking about getting back in the dating scene, but based on my past experiences in finding a date, I know it'll be terrible and I don't think that I'm ready The gay dating scene just seems really difficult. In the past I've tried dating...
    jamie1292 jamie1292 22-25, M Aug 20

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    Met someone a week and a half ago

    and he was really into me. We live 3 hours apart and he said he will visit me, was going to miss me. We texted and called each other for a while and then yesterday he asked me what I was doing, I answered and then nothing. He also ignored a snapchat I sent in response to him, I...
    babylove1993 babylove1993 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    Have not even gotten

    that far no one has shown the signs of attraction to me I can't even tell my crush I like her I'm such a coward got no confidence in myself Should have happened at least once but nothing I'm a pathetic 19 year old no experiance in this field. I'm done
    Dynamite500 Dynamite500 18-21, M Aug 4

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    Seriously?

    For the past six months I have held this strange feeling, rejection and failure and betrayal only touch on this feeling. In 2010, I was working late. It was past midnight and I had to stay late to clean the parking lot at the gas station I was working at. The girl I had...
    bgirl1116 bgirl1116 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 22, 2012

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    I'm dating a boy , most people don't understand

    they don't think it's serious , yes we aren't going to get married but I would just love my parents to understand . We have been together for 4 months now . My mum keeps telling me it's just a silly friendship what can I do to get her to understand??xxxx
    happpy33 happpy33 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    I want to date a country girl

    who lives in the north east
    jimboslice501 jimboslice501 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    So my and my boyfriend have been dating

    for about 4 months but have been good friends for about 2 years. We are also both about to be seniors in high school. Although his guy friends are my friends too I don't really approve of him being friends with them. Considering how they are all very immature for their age and...
    laxlife laxlife 16-17, F Jul 26

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    I have been talking to a guy

    for a month long distance after we met on vacation. He knows my friends and I'm going to see them this weekend. All of a sudden he stops taking to me, after weeks of talking and then the last thing he said was I miss you and can't wait to see you, on Monday night, I replied and...
    kittielove456 kittielove456 18-21, F Jul 16

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    Its All About Where You Are

    I am now 20 and I have yet to have any female friends even though I hear from allot of girls I chat with that "im so charming, good looking, compassionate and all that good stuff". People can say "oh be confident and they will be all over you" while that is true it won't work all...
    kurokineko kurokineko 18-21, M 8 Responses May 4, 2012

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    I need help. I like this girl

    but don't know how to tell here
    joeyiscool joeyiscool 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 31

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    It Takes 3 Months To Get To Know Me

    I am a well liked, straight forward, and very kind person. But my unhappy childhood has caused me to develop a combination of mistrust and self doubt that affects my behavior when meeting new people. Growing-up, I was treated like I was ugly, awkward, and stupid (like retarded...
    abstracting abstracting 31-35, F Sep 29, 2012

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    Current Boyfriend

    i love my current boyfriend. He does everything right. me on the other hand not so much...i dont no why he's with me. I'm not very pretty, I'm not skinny (well 14 isn't over weight but its not skinny either) I'm no where near his level of intelligence. I'm SUPER awkward .i'm not...
    PhantomOfMyBody PhantomOfMyBody 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2013

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    blown off again by a guy I was dating.

    This happens all the time. First her cancelled plans we had Tuesday. I said no worries. He said he was very tired. I texted him again saying hope he got some rest and that I was hoping we could reschedule? why did I do that. he already cancelled. No response.
    Snailj12 Snailj12 41-45, F 1 Response May 3

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    I went to the mall today

    and talk to this girl who i think is cute. I first ran into her maybe 2-3 months ago. I went to the mall with my friend and she talked to me asked me if I needed help I said no thank you. She then went on to attend another customer i saw her she was getting something from the...
    jjerume jjerume 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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    I Just Suck At The Starting Dating Part

    for most of my "grown up" life i was a major pot head.   and that was fine,  it was fun and all that,  but it has lead me to problems with dating.when i used to smoke, all i had to do was invite the girl i was interested in over to my home to smoke,  and we would get really...
    FutureChef FutureChef 26-30 1 Response Oct 24, 2011

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    My Dating "problems"

    problem 1..my ******* voice stops workig..not cool problem 2..i dont no wat to do..ill just sit there and wait for SOMEBODY ELSE to start conversationproblem 3..i ALWAYS mess up on dates..somthing bad happens every timethings happen but i think i got really bad luck.
    reaper14 reaper14 13-15, M 4 Responses Jul 12, 2011

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    jimboslice501 jimboslice501 18-21, M Aug 10

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    People tell me they don't know

    why I don't have tons of dates. I don't get asked out. I'm not arrogant. I like the way I look but I'm no supermodel. I'm shy. I'm sarcastic. I'm reserved. I've been told the way I carry myself makes me unapproachable and intimidating. They say I have a confidence about me. I...
    mousecop mousecop 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    BleuGirl83 BleuGirl83 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 26

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    So I have been in the dating game.

    It's so strange I have to admit, you come across all sort of characters, from angry straight forward business men to the gentle and afraid individuals. Sometimes breaking off that initial first meet or not to imply there would not be a second date is awkward. It can end up...
    EstuaryRivers EstuaryRivers 26-30, F Jul 10

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    WendyBlabs WendyBlabs 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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