“Why can’t I just worry about what some guy thinks of the zit on my chin or something that every girl has to deal with? I already know I don’t fit the ideal standard of beauty. I’m reminded of that enough whenever I open a magazine, watch television or try to find my color at the drug store among 50 shades of white and one or two chalky shades of brown. I don’t need to be reminded of it even more when it comes to romance.”
Chances are you’re going to date a lot of different people in your lifetime. Some people get lucky and find the person they’re going to marry in their high school sweetheart or after dating one other person. But I think the majority of us will date a few partners before finding the “right” fit, you know?
"Today, I read a comment on one of our older posts that really alarmed me. Instead of explaining the entire situation to you guys, I think it’s easier to post the comment here. Since it’s a pretty long comment, I took out a few parts and left what I felt was most important in regards to this post.”
"A while ago I had the most awkward date ever. Like, ever. And I was scared that it doomed whatever was brewing before it even really began. But it turned out beautifully and we’re still seeing one another, and it got me thinking: Dating an awkward guy is actually sort of … awesome."