Internet dating polite rejection
Not a wonderful thing to do, but not a crime either. I won't, especially now that I have an idea how she would react if I did something really wrong. They cordially correspond with a guy, maybe chat on the phone, and decide - as they have every right to - that they don't want to pursue things.
Then they get one, two hostile, even hateful, emails from the guy, as though they had broken up after years together.
I wish you all the best and appreciate the time we spent getting to know one another.'” — April Beyer, Matchmaker and Dating & Relationship Coach for Women.
“You should always treat others, as you would like to be treated yourself.
I guess I would have thought once you hit 50, committing a felony wouldn't be on anyone's bucket list, but I've met several women who have dated recently-convicted felons, and I have dated two, one of whom was wearing her court-ordered ankle bracelet on our date.) But back to the hurt feelings.
A couple of years ago, when I was dealing with a fair amount of family "stuff," I had to postpone a scheduled first date sort of at the last minute. Don't ever contact me again." Well, thanks for the warning.
Or perhaps we met once, didn't have a great date and thought it was OK to politely go our separate ways, only to find that the other person thought a trip to Paris and marriage was on tap for the next date.
(A brief aside: another weirdness of internet dating is how many convicted felons there are out there - male and female.
But one of the weirdest behaviors is the phenomenon of people getting their feelings hurt by, and reacting angrily to, people they haven't even met.Like Us On Facebook | Follow Us On Twitter | Earlier on Huff/Post50: Not only are Virgos (August 23 - September 22) the sign Our users are more likely to flirt with or a send a message to, they're also the most desirable: users were more likely to say they were interested in Virgos using the site's "daily matches" feature.THIS MONTH: “Is there a good way to say ‘Thanks, but I’m not interested’ to someone that messaged you? ” Check out how the dating experts responded after the jump.One of the downsides is dealing with hurt feelings that shouldn't be hurt.The upside is being able to escape before it really gets weird.