Open this photo in gallery: Read most recent letters to the editor. We agreed to meet at a local pub and ended up bumping into each other at the bank machine across the street ahead of time — we both actually looked like our online pictures! Amazon exploring potential alternatives to New York HQ: He showed up with flowers in hand and our first date lasted 14 hours straight. Not long before meeting up with a new potential date, I spotted the man in person.
Now whenever I suggest going for "a walk," he makes sure I promise it won't be as long as our first date, which just about did him in.
The good, the bad and the omgwtf: Your online dating stories
With the surge of sites such as Match. Open this photo in gallery: I knew it was him because he was wearing the same coat as in the photos he'd sent, but in person, I wasn't attracted at all. I met my boyfriend on Plenty of Fish. He was 6' 8", said he was 6' 2". Of course, I then returned to my always reliable car and guess what wouldn't start?