Awkward Min, who caught her boyfriend cheating, had tried using Tinder to start dating anew, but found it awkward.
“You see some of your friends or your officemates in it,” she said.
But good dates—one characterized by a lot of talking—are possible as well.
“I really adore guys who can carry a good conversation,” said Guy’s Grace, a 34-year-old corporate counselor from Manila.
But on the second date, he borrowed money from me because he said he ran out of cash for gas, parking, etc.
I was caught off-guard and was a bit embarrassed for him.
“the room had a peaceful sense of intimacy about it” – an intimate act, especially sexual intercourse.
In these more enlightened times, single men think nothing of aggressively trawling the net for female partners, while transgenders are as bold about putting themselves out there, the Inquirer found out. “The smarter the woman gets, the more difficult it is to find the perfect man,” rued one single in her 30s.
in·ti·ma·cy ˈin(t)əməsē’ noun – close familiarity or friendship; closeness.
“the intimacy between a husband and wife” synonyms: closeness, togetherness, affinity, rapport, attachment, familiarity, friendliness, friendship, amity, affection, warmth, confidence; informal chumminess “the sisters reestablished their old intimacy” – a private cozy atmosphere.
But “no casual hookups for me,” she said, adding that she wants something long-term.
Bad dates She’s had a lot of bad dates, the worst being with “an arrogant guy, 6 feet tall, who was so proud of his height.