True stories of internet dating
I’m a bookworm, so seeing that he had even more books than I did was what really made me swipe right on him.(I told him that, but he still thinks I’m kidding—I’m not!
“Although I felt a bit of a loser, I joined an online dating agency.
Before that, I had dabbled with internet dating on and off for several years, mainly out of curiosity.
I had met guys from all walks of life - teacher, actor, IT manager, journalist, music PR, and countless others.
Later, I invited him out for a beer, he agreed, and we’ve been dating ever since…it’ll be five months next week.
When people ask us how we met, we usually just say “online,” and he grins like an idiot while saying, “I asked her out and she said no.” 10 Real Stories From People Who Met On a Dating App: Jenna & Michael I was a poor college student who went on Tinder dates mainly for the free food.
The result is that, rather than being someone that defies all calculation, love is now big business worth an annual $4 billion internationally and growing at 70 per cent a year – with high-tech venture capitalists, psychologists and software engineers reaping vast rewards.