In other words, you’re struggling with dating and want to find evidence that supports and explains your struggles.
What could be stronger than to talk about the powerful man drought that has left all of your 10 girlfriends in similar dire straits.
You can ‘get to know’ someone from behind the safety of a screen.
But a recent study by the University of South Florida suggests that – while a short period of messaging is fine – we actually shouldn’t wait too long to arrange a meeting.
But it’s a thorny issue - and one that must be tackled, as more and more of us turn to the online dating.
No longer do we see tabloid headlines screaming ‘meet the couple who found love ON THE INTERNET!
Hi Evan, I’ve been following your advice for a while now and have to say, it makes so much sense – every time.
Of course, exchanging a barrage of emails – even phone calls or Skyping– can seem more secure.
You can consider moving to the West Coast, where there are more single men in Seattle, San Francisco and San Diego.
But really, you don’t have to fly around the world to go on a husband hunt.
Their first date was within that all-important window, of course (although he didn’t realise it at the time).
Ramirez explained that it’s the point when “impressions and idealisations are at that peak, the most positive level that they'll be prior to meeting face to face.” Of course, there are many reasons to delay meeting a potential match.