Spending hours-and-hours on the phone daily results in creating an emotional bond with someone who may misrepresent his or herself. In the online dating industry, we know that approximately 81 percent of members lie about their age, weight, and height, along with posting old photos.In in the early 1990s, it was as a result of an online beau from across the country who had been courting me for months.With millions of singles dating online worldwide, expanding your search to include another zip code, state, country or continent makes a lot of sense while looking for love online.In 2012, not using the tools available through Facebook chat, text, and Facetime or Skype video is something I don't understand.What I do understand though, is the powerful need to love and to be loved.This is why so many people misrepresent themselves online to fit into a search in the crowded digital marketplace., I wondered, why with today's technology, wouldn't all long-distance online daters include Skype dates as part of their digital courting process?Wouldn't you want to see the live version of the person you may be falling in love with?
He told her he loved her and she returned the feelings.
He promised a happy life with marriage and a family.
Living 3,000 miles apart, we relied on dial-up quality chat rooms in AOL and analog phone calls.
Can someone with a perfect six-pack body be too good to be true?
I'm in favor of long-distance relationships and am an advocate and promoter of online dating.