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Old 08-20-2009, 03:33 PM
 
Location: In my view finder.....
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I came across a profile that I have seen a number of times but I finally decided to read it. Now I know why I never read it before.


The profile status was:
Not Single/Not Looking. Not interested in a romantic relationship, just genuine friendship!




What would be the purpose of being on a dating website if you're not looking to at least go out on a date at the very least? I thought Facebook and Myspace and even Meetup were for people looking for "genuine friends"

Just curious......

Last edited by Ron.; 08-20-2009 at 03:56 PM..
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:37 PM
 
Location: In my own world
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LMAO!!! That's funny. I agree with you... if you aren't looking for a date, then why sign up on a dating website. What a hoot!
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:40 PM
 
Location: Everybody is going to hurt you, you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for-B Marley
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Well, they're apparently not too concerned with an honest 'genuine friendship'.
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:40 PM
 
Location: My Private Island
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I came across a profile that I have seen a number of times but I finally decided to read it. Now I know why I never read it before.


The profile status was: Not Single/Not Looking. Not interested in a romantic relationship, just genuine friendship!




What would be the purpose of being on a dating website if you're not looking to at least go out on a date at the very least? I thought Facebook and Myspace and even Meetup was for people looking for "genuine friends"

Just curious......

THEY ARE LYING!!
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:41 PM
 
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This may explain why he/she has no friends or a date.
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:44 PM
 
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Maybe she was there and found someone who she is currently dating? I don't know how those dating sites work, but would you normally cancel your account if you started seeing someone?
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:47 PM
 
Location: East Valley, AZ
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Gosh, don't you know anything about girls?! They say one thing but that doesn't mean they really mean it.

Go watch Hitch.
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Old 08-20-2009, 03:47 PM
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Location: the west side of "paradise"
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Rondot, did you ask them on that site?

Maybe they were just looking for like minds to be friends with, or already had friend there, or were keeping tabs on someone they knew? Worked with? Spying? Too much time on their hands?

Funny - ha, ha! & Funny - oddball!

Let us know what happens.
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Old 08-20-2009, 04:09 PM
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I dated a girl who had a profile like that. She ended up breaking up with me and dating some random guy off the site. Then she broke up with that guy and dated some other guy from the site later on. I don't see many people making friends off dating sites, so maybe she's looking for "something better".
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Old 08-20-2009, 04:11 PM
 
Location: In my view finder.....
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BINGO....that was my initial thought......."playing the field".


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I dated a girl who had a profile like that. She ended up breaking up with me and dating some random guy off the site. Then she broke up with that guy and dated some other guy from the site later on. I don't see many people making friends off dating sites, so maybe she's looking for "something better".
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