Notice: Forums will be shutdown by June 2019

To focus on better serving our members, we've decided to shut down the POF forums.

While regular posting is now disabled, you can continue to view all threads until the end of June 2019. Event Hosts can still create and promote events while we work on a new and improved event creation service for you.

Thank you!

Plentyoffish dating forums are a place to meet singles and get dating advice or share dating experiences etc. Hopefully you will all have fun meeting singles and try out this online dating thing... Remember that we are the largest free online dating service, so you will never have to pay a dime to meet your soulmate.
Show ALL Forums  > UK forums  >      Home login  
Joined: 2/2/2008
Msg: 2
view profile
Messaging: A tale of two dates...Page 2 of 2    (1, 2)
I find in general that guys want to text and we get on really well but then they chicken out of actually meeting up. Hence I don't give me number out too quickly these days, preferring to feel comfortable on here first although that hasn't stopped me meeting on the spur of the moment.

It boils down to personalities. Nothing actually beat face to face and being able to see the other persons smile and mannerisms.
Joined: 10/7/2006
Msg: 3
Messaging: A tale of two dates...
Posted: 3/27/2012 6:03:25 AM
I'm not one for endless messaging myself, I prefer to have a telephone conversation and arrange to meet for coffee etc. In my experience those that are "chatty" via messages become tongue tied and boring face to face, and those that appear more reseverd have been gregarious and fun.

I suppose all one can do is play it by ear and hope for the best.

Hope things work out for the OP.
Show ALL Forums  > UK forums  >