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I Went On a Blind Date

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 53 People

    Last Night I Did

    With a friend of a friend.  We went out to dinner and then took a spontaneous trip to a bar where we each had a beer.  After that, we said our goodbyes and I went back home, alone.  Nothing happened - no kisses or anything else - it was really just a date.  He...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 5, 2009

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    Well, a Blind Phone Call First

    A blind phone call to the sister of a friend's girlfriend, which lead to the blind date, which led to our 26th wedding anniversary this past summer.
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 4 Responses Oct 4, 2009

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    I just went on the worst blind date ever.

    Note to self....make sure he has all of his teeth.
    Blessings76 Blessings76 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

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    This was years ago, before I met the wonderful

    man I'm with now. I had been paired up with my friend Victoria for a school project. Lucky for me my parents knew her parents so for once they let me spend the night at her place. She said hey, let's have a girly day. I wanna make you over. She did my makeup, gave me a dress to...
    Thatonegirl53 Thatonegirl53 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 21, 2014

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    Should I Call Him???

    Let me start off by saying that I am attractive. It has not gotten to my head, but some guys find it intimidating. I usually go for the a** holes because they have the courage to talk to me... and then screw me over. But I deserve better than that. So I've been trying to find...
    brookee brookee 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 10, 2008

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    Once And Never Again!

    my first mistake was letting my crazy older sister fix me up with anyone, should have never listened to her but i was young, 16, and not thinking. this guy was just weird, jumpy and nervous and accused me and my friend of trying to use him just because he bought each of us a soda...
    jerrica jerrica 41-45, F 10 Responses Oct 19, 2011

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    Just A Small Town Girl

    Three years ago, I signed up on an internet dating site. I was nervous by putting up my information on the net but I said **** it. I got along with one girl on the site, and she put up pics of herself on the site to, and she was beautiful. I did feel that I was out of her...
    Daveokay Daveokay 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 14, 2011

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    Worst Date Ever!

    There was a question on the question board today about blind dates and I realized I wanted to write about the worst blind date I had ever been on. At the time it was pretty scary situation to be in but now I laugh about it and it makes a really great story. So anyways, this is...
    Keers Keers 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 1, 2012

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    I Met Her At A Small Dive Bar.

    We were suppose to met at this trendy bar in a mall laden city but I backed out citing my aversion to that kind of bar. Instead we met at one of the two bars in a town of 2500. She used to go there when she worked for the mayor. It was strange in the fact with is tropical theme...
    deadhours deadhours 26-30, M May 12, 2010

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    Dangers Of Getting Set Up On A Blind Date

    Just because someone you trust is setting you up on a blind date, don’t assume that it’s safe! Even the most well intentioned friend or family member may accidentally introduce you to someone dangerous. After all how well do our friends and family know the object of the set...
    MaxineR MaxineR 36-40, F Apr 20, 2012

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    So Called Friend

     It was organized by a so called work mate It was on saturday the 20th february 1982 a very cold day in more ways than one,We didn't go anywhere just sat in her sisters house,She never said hello or acknowledge at all when I walked in which realy set me at ease we just spent...
    Gaz7 Gaz7 51-55, M 6 Responses Sep 28, 2009

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    My boss once set me up on a blind date with her

    niece. I was worried about the implications of such a set-up, but my boss put me in a position where I couldn’t say no and kept going on and on about what a sweet girl her niece was and how much I’d love her. Well, that description couldn’t have been farther from the truth...
    rkepley1981 rkepley1981 31-35, M 10 Responses Sep 2, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    Okay.... Ugh!!! I have done this many times in the past (it's been about 6 months) but for some reason this time it feels different... I am super nervous and have anxiety over this...
    princessalicia princessalicia 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I'm worried that I might have too high standards or expectations for who I want to date. I haven't dated anyone yet and I always thought that when I got older I would find someone...
    ellpato ellpato 22-25, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Hi guys! I am a blind college student, will legally be paired college student, and I figured I joined this to be able to talk about my experience as a blind person, and to give...
    OneEyedDaydreamer OneEyedDaydreamer 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 20

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    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...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Prom was yesterday for us! My last one for high school. I can't believe how quickly time is passing and how graduation is in 47 days. Woah! So much to get ready for. It's giving me...
    xxblasianxx xxblasianxx 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    Actually, I'm totally blind. For those that are wondering, there is a difference. Legally blind, means that you have some vision. Totally blind, well that's sort of self...
    Elkins91 Elkins91 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    I've been blind since birth I love telling sighted people that I am blind especially when I'm talking to them on the Internet it amazes me how many people think we live in the dark...
    PanamanianPenguin PanamanianPenguin 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    This might seem sad but I've never actually been in a date. I want to k kW what it's like. When I was 16 I lost my virginity because all boys were kinda peer pressured into it...
    JohnVBlackburn JohnVBlackburn 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 14

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    I have a blind heart, Though I wish it were so.. For my heart and soul though broken still sees and feels. At times I wish I were blind though I would still be left with memory...
    PessimisticPenguin PessimisticPenguin 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 16

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    So last night i was swimming some laps in the pool, then i heard my cell phone go off, so i got out of the water and covered up with my towel, and went to see who was calling me...
    kimheart1992 kimheart1992 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    So after me and Courtney had sex, we did get dressed and we decided to go down to the restaurant for lunch, the hotel has a small restaurant built in, there was a few people having...
    kimheart1992 kimheart1992 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 18

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    Decided it should be date night tonight. My amazing boyfriend took care of me all day so I thought I'd take him out. We got dressed up and went to a nice dinner then went to a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 19

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    A blindfold.... Is soft.... cool....and when lightly covering ones eyes, leaves a person anticipating.. Not knowing whats about to happen. It forces you to use your other senses...
    SweetEmotions SweetEmotions 36-40, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    Wellll... I guess technically that's wrong... I dated this guy for like a week in middle school an we mostly just texted (typical I know). But we went to some like lounge thing in...
    sopherosie sopherosie 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    If you had to choose to be deaf or blind. Which one would you choose? Me its probably being deaf. Most people would say blind but I choose deaf, because I can listen to music...
    GaiaMD GaiaMD 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    and it was super awesome!! XD the salon was one of the best parts lol, getting my hair done took 2 hours because i was getting it curled and it is super long! (down to my hips) and...
    randomgirl42 randomgirl42 18-21, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    I really hate it when that happens, now I have to drive clear to all the way there, where I didn't mean to go just to turn around so I can get bac; to where I should have been had...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 6 Responses Apr 9

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    So let me say I really like the guy. Having said that, I think Stephen King would shudder at this date... I just came out and not everyone knows yet...and I'm married... I...
    RobertE22 RobertE22 31-35 4 Responses Apr 9

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    So my boyfriend who I have been with since 21.02.2014 got sent to jail on Wednesday 8th April 2015 and it was totally unexpected. We thought he would receive a secure surveillance...
    zoe1995 zoe1995 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    So, how do you all feel about actually blind people? :)
    devinprater devinprater 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have been married twice and when my first wife and I were together we had a very varied sex life .Over the road from us was a wood where people took their dogs and a lot of the...
    nakednudist nakednudist 46-50, M Apr 6

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    I don't think people should be limited by gender stereotypes. I am a pansexual gender blind person. gender and sexuality Are diverse so you should accept that. But if not -and you...
    rosy10010 rosy10010 18-21, F Apr 9

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    It's actually blinded by love but love carries with it so many emotions. I thought leaving the devil for something new where I felt more me was a great idea....yet it's just you...
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    Being legally blind has defiantly presented many challenges in my life but I press on.
    billyb73 billyb73 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 16

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    I didn't realize how blind I was until I actually got glasses. I was trying to look at the digital clock this morning and it was so blurry...I don't know how I managed to get...
    GreenEyess GreenEyess 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Are bats really blind though?
    samsdgirl samsdgirl 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I have recently been debating whether I should or should not post this on a local dating site. Difficult decision indeed... "Hello, my name IS ANDREW. I am 18 years of age...
    andrewphysics andrewphysics 18-21, M Apr 4

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    I dated online and I loved it ,and there is girls who like me irl but i dont want to date irl and i loved dating online Im male 16 yo
    Nakimos Nakimos 18-21, M Mar 31

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    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...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    Me and my husband after 5 years still go on a date night every second weekend where we ensure we dress up and prepare like its an early date and flirt all night. I live the...
    runningallover runningallover 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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