But the good ones are indeed out there, and luckily, the bad ones usually reveal themselves early in the process.
Watching out for these warning signs can make it easier to take a relationship from email to in-person.
He might just be nervous, but he could also be someone other than who he says he is.
I exchanged phone numbers with a guy, and when he called me to set up a date, he was drunk,” says Lindsay.
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