Why was it, then, that it took me so long to recognize him? Firstly, I was expecting a different “package.” I thought a guy to laugh with would be someone who was the social funny-guy. I had thought someone strong enough for me would be socially more dominant, an extrovert to match my energy.He wasn’t — and yet he had a quiet strength that felt like a harbor.Telling your epic tale bonds you to your fellow bad-date survivors, and somehow makes you feel less alone. We’ve teamed up with NBC's Undateable to collect some stories about terrible bad dates and the lessons we've learned from them."It was my first date ever with a boy, and I had a slight cold.
I had cheekily added a fifth sneaky prayer request: and please, God, if it is possible, could he be taller than me? This man was all of those things: he loved God, he loved me in the sense that he supported and served me and my community (even if he had not yet said one word of romantic declaration), we did laugh together, and we did talk together, and — LORD ALMIGHTY — he was significantly taller than me: a man I could look up to in every sense of the word.
I’ve read many books about relationships and Christian dating. His views helped me establish my own standards regarding marriage.
I decided that I wanted nothing less than God’s best for me. It means if you have doubts about the relationship, if your significant other doesn’t treat you with the upmost respect, if you argue more than you get along, if you constantly find yourself defending him or her to your friends, then end it.
Be sure to get your bad date stories submitted too! We've all had experiences that, to us, are the worst dates in history. So I meet this guy on a dating site and exchange a few emails.
Crapped his pants, crapped my bed and puked everywhere! My Jekyll and Hyde Date I had dabbled a bit in the online scene for quite a while. He seemed to already know me (knew my name and all) so I figured he must have been in a class I was in or something. But I am a realist and I am aware that my stories probably pale in comparison to a lot of others out there and... Decide to meet at a local (for me) restaurant as he is coming from across the city.