Online dating sucess stories
From the moment he sent the first message, I knew something was going to happen.Read more » Dan and Jenn The story of Jenn and I could very well be described as an unusual one.Fast-forward again to the Spring of 2012, just a few months before I read that life-altering sentence (and a few months after I failed to understand Match.com).One of my friends met her girlfriend on Ok Cupid and was trying to convince me to sign up.But curiosity got the best of her, and she created an Ok Cupid account -- honestly believing she would never log on again.(Or at least not until October when her dating cleanse was over.) The next morning, she woke up to an email -- my message.We met for the first time up at Barzura in Coogee on a Saturday morning in October 2012.I didn't end up meeting any of the other guys as I knew Mark was worth getting to know more.
I felt whole on my own, but I knew that I was ready to share my life with someone -- if I met the right someone. It is crazy, but what's even crazier is that (unbeknownst to me) that profile was created less than two hours before I came across it. Let me rewind about six months to a night where I found myself bored and curious and.. Like I said, I was pretty naïve about the whole online dating thing, and for some reason was under the false impression that offered free trials. ) I filled out my profile and uploaded some pictures "just to see what's out there," but when it took me to the payment page, I closed the browser and never logged back on.At the very least, I could see what was out there, meet some interesting people, and have some fun.Over the next few months, I met and dated a few really memorable women.Speaking of online dating naïveté, Jessi had never heard of Ok Cupid until the summer of 2012, when she read about it in Cosmo.She had just cancelled her account and sworn off dating until October, after her own series of dating ups and downs.