Most speed-dating events specify a certain cultural background, religion, or age group as a requirement to participate.
Among the over-50 population, this style of dating is especially common.
Ashley wore a summer dress and sandals and borrowed his one-speed cruiser bike.
She was confused when the guy led her further and further west.
Perhaps the increasing need for companionship is to blame, or maybe the adrenalin-pumping nature of the event makes it so attractive.
Whatever the case may be, speed dating for older adults is more common and more useful than ever before; it has transformed into an art, where those who can master its style are most successful. Keep reading and we will catch you up to speed (no pun intended).
He didn’t look like an axe murderer, so I said yes.
And by the way, I actually like that kind of forward behaviour,” Ashley noted.
With greater wisdom and dating experience, older adults tend to know exactly what they are looking for in a partner.
For this reason, they benefit from quick dates; they know what questions to ask, and after just a few minutes, they can usually tell if there is potential for a relationship, romantic or non-romantic.
After the “daters” have done a full rotation and met one another, each individual will write a list of who he or she would like to see again.