Every once in a while the date would go well and we’d meet again and hook up a few times, but most of the time the guy wasn’t looking for anything serious (and neither was I.) That’s how I met Michael—our Tinder date of Thai food went really well, so we saw each other a couple more times and started hooking up. I was on the edge because we were both moving away, but eventually he talked me into it and we dated for five months.
10 Real Stories From People Who Met On a Dating App: Stephen & Alexandra We met on Hinge: I thought she was pretty, we had a couple of mutual friends, and we were both lawyers, so I thought we’d have a lot in common.
We started chatting and it was clear pretty fast that we had the same sense of humor and a connection.
I’m a bookworm, so seeing that he had even more books than I did was what really made me swipe right on him.
(I told him that, but he still thinks I’m kidding—I’m not!
Our mutual friends insisted that we not meet or date because we would be a horrible match, but we met anyway.
We’ve been dating for about a year and a half now, and things are good. ” Every now and then when we’re out some place, like a mutual friend’s party or an event we both like, we make up a story about how, if we hadn’t met on Hinge, we definitely would have met here and fallen madly in love.
I know a lot of guys say stuff like that, so I wrote to him and informed him that some people call it the Harvard comma, and isn’t it a bit un-American to refer to it otherwise.
Turns out he really is an Oxford comma-loving nerd.
We had actually gone to the same international school in Japan—just at different times—so we spent the whole time talking about living in Japan and the people we had in common.