No matter what, you will have fun. Choosing an activity with some universal appeal but also some personal significance will reveal something about you and give you a gauge of the other person based on how they react. Why would he wear THAT to an event? Thus, during first dates in particular, I tend to default into a state of over-politeness. There is so much more to you than those three measly adjectives. My interests are nerdy and range from somewhat to extremely esoteric.
How do you make it not awkward while still keeping the date in play?
Online Dating for the Socially Awkward
Get our newsletter every Friday! Very few young people are on exclusively one dating site. Erin geeks out about fashion, body issues, science fiction, science fact, geek politics, sex-positivity, feminism, sociology, and food and sustainability. He was an absolute gentleman and damn cute as well. Do you still go to dinner? Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer. You know, the one who you saw everywhere but never really talked to.