True online dating

Somehow, you can’t help but feel a little left out. Growing up, you always took for granted you’d be married by now. Some of your less-coordinated friends have managed to do it. So you got a house, a car, a degree, a job, did some traveling, and built yourself into somebody rather enviable. Today, singles all over the world are kissing fate goodbye and looking for love digitally. Online dating has been around as long as the web made it possible for two people to communicate.

But one thing today’s singles are finding out is that there is one thing in life you can’t work for, be good enough for, or accomplish through any persistence of your own. Now, millions log on to sites and apps everyday to search through profiles and photos of total strangers, hoping to find that special someone.

All good little Christian boys and girls are taught that God will bring you your future mate. You have an advisor to help you choose courses in college. The anonymous nature of conversing online and via dating apps is like a mating call to the weirdos of the world.

This passive approach to life is especially impressed upon us women. Why not have someone help you find the love of your life? Why have we been leaving the most important decision of our lives up to chance? Another concern is the perceived increased chance of meeting someone crazy, socially inept, or worst yet… The good options have methods to minimize your contact with these types of people.

Of course as long as there has been online dating, there has been a stigma attached to it.

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