A month and a half after ending this relationship, in no way did I feel like I was ready to start dating again. All I wanted to do was hang out with my friends and recuperate. But all of my friends were either happily coupled up or active on the dating scene, and I was starting to feel left out.
So I re-downloaded some dating apps I’d used in the past – they’d never worked for me, but I figured that there was no harm in talking to a few people online for a little while to boost my confidence.
And then I had my first match. “_ says, ‘I walked into a cactus once.’ Message him and ask him about it!”
Obviously I did, because that is literally the best icebreaker ever. Continue reading