My last post about “good” dates was so popular, I’ve dug deep in my memory and unearthed a few more examples of why, sometimes, when the planets align, dating doesn’t totally suck.
[Click here to read the first installment in case you’re the kind of person who freaks out when you read things out of order.]
Good Date #4
I am not one to mark dates. “It’s the 3-month anniversary of our first kiss!” is not a phrase you’ll hear coming out of my mouth. But I was meeting a date for dinner and happened to have looked back at my calendar that day in search of something else, and randomly saw the first night I’d met Good Date #4 for a drink.
So that night at dinner, I mentioned it.
“This is actually our 6-week ‘anniversary,'” I said.
“Shit,” said my date.
“Okay,” I said. “Slightly hurtful and not the reaction I was hoping for, but we’ll roll with it.”Read More