Hiding behind your computer screen in safety and the comfort of your own home is so much easier than dragging yourself out a club or bar trying to be a friendly, personable person. What could possibly be better for looking for potential mate on your own terms, while kicking back in your PJs? However, most people who have spent any amount of time "playing the field" can tell you that they have had their fair share of dating horror stories. Having to endure uncomfortable dates and awkward chit chat is just a small part of the process of finding "the one" — at least, that's what we tell ourselves and our frustrated friends who are ready to throw in the towel and accept the fact that they will be forever alone.
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Swiping on dating apps is a breeze if you live in a town or city. But, when you're a young farmer living in a rural community, it's a whole other story. One where dates get cancelled when animals go into labour, and where some people show up to their dates brandishing shotguns. For farmers, online dating is an experience.
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Nobody said it was easy. No one ever said it would be this hard. It's hard out there for a single girl.
However, online dating has become more normal than ever. It used to be a bit taboo to meet up with people from the internet because it was considered dangerous. These 10 online dating attempts were shared by Reddit users whose experiences did not go as planned. Thumbnail source: YouTube. She only wanted to communicate through email or the dating site, which I thought was odd but just went with it.