” Playful examples for sure but, hopefully, you get the point.
The right person will be eager to share your enthusiasm.
Pull a bait and switch and you will instead see how enthusiasm can quickly turn to ambivalence, even anger.
Being honest about what you’re looking for in a partner is one thing, being rude is another and the line can be a fine one.
One of the “best” (euphemism) phrases I’ve read on an online dating profile was this one: “If the only gym you know is a guy named Jim, move on.” Okay, I get it. But unless you’re sporting Brad Pitt’s body in the movie “Troy,” especially among us middle agers, all I can do is point you to a glass house and a few stones.
Your online dating profile is not a confessional booth, AA, or a blog post in which to air your dirty laundry.