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In those intervening years, online dating became my generation’s preferred way of meeting potential mates, according to a survey commissioned by e
And other research shows that people over 50 are joining online dating sites at twice the rate of other age groups.
Mike told her that she was the first person he contacted because she met his two requirements: at least 5 feet 10 inches tall and living within five miles of his ZIP code. He is funny, successful, artistic, an overall nice guy, and we have fun together. I’m just trying not to make the same mistakes I made in the past.” Jill and Mike’s story offers hope for Type AAs and slackerdudes alike.
Jill, 48, a friend of a friend, has been with her boyfriend, Mike, 58, since they met on two and a half years ago.This is not a cougar site, though that’s not a bad marketing strategy. When it came time to complete my profile, I failed.I considered carefully crafting answers to the questions about my perfect Sunday or my life in five sentences to entice the kind of man I wanted. putting my photo and date ideas up there for people to respond to (or worse, not respond to).We don’t generally hang out in bars, our friends don’t throw parties every weekend (and the ones we go to seem populated with couples).
Our flirting skills are rusty to nonexistent, some of us are still too preoccupied with work or kids to go out, and when do we go out, unless it's specifically an event for "mature" folks, everyone is 27.For per month, another popular site, Senior People Meet.com, offers over-55 dating for “friendship, pen pals, romance or marriage.” I’m a bit young for that demographic: The people in the ads look like my parents’ friends (though interestingly, all the guys have hair).