So there's this guy ... - 3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 07-15-2010, 10:27 PM   #1  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
BassAckwards's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Rockford, IL
Posts: 253

Height: 5'10

Default So there's this guy ...

Sorry this is really long ...


I just got out of an 8 1/2 year relationship about a month ago ...
I've been talking to a guy now pretty much daily/frequently during the day via facebook and texting. I've known him for a couple years but kind of just talked on and off (he used to work with my ex so we used to hang in the same crowd) but he was once in a similar situation as me (been cheated on) so he kind of just talked to me ... let me gripe about my ex and just talked about anything.

I hadn't seen him in probably a year.
We met up last weekend ... went to a movie ... hard to talk at the movie so slightly weird just cuz we couldn't talk a ton and I was nervous just cuz I haven't been out with a guy other than my ex for so long. We left the movie and made plans to meet up later at a bar with a couple of his friends.
(He texted me after the movie to see what I thought lol because he thought maybe I felt awkward ... and wanted to know what I thought of him I guess haha)

We met up ... had a really good time. (He had his hand on my knee most of the night .. was really flirty) Hugged before I left. He texted me later saying he wanted to kiss me but didn't know how I would react.

We've still been talking all week (Things are a little HOT sometimes lol) ... now he asked if I wanted to get together this weekend.

He wants me to pick something to do ... but I don't know what!? There is not much around here for entertainment

I do like him but I still feel a little weird ... just because it's been sooo long since I've done this you know?

Has anyone else been through this ... how do you do it? lol

Last edited by BassAckwards; 07-15-2010 at 10:28 PM.
BassAckwards is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2010, 10:53 PM   #2  
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Ohio
Posts: 24

S/C/G: 190/188/140

Height: 5'6

Default

Do you have a nearby bowling alley? Bowling is a fun time! I come from a small town with no entertainment, only a bowling alley. It's inexpensive and makes a great date or whatever you want to call it
freshsteph is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2010, 02:14 AM   #3  
Call me Finki =)
 
Gelene's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Colorado City, Az.
Posts: 129

S/C/G: 400/300/155

Height: 5'6"

Default

Call me old Old Fashioned, but, I have to agree with freshsteph; bowling allies are a great date night. I also come from a small town with no entertainment, and found a rollerskating rink to be a great way to break the ice and have a good time "showing" my moves without suggesting to much.
Gelene is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2010, 07:50 AM   #4  
Old Skool Breakbeat Junky
 
Feral's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Down The Rabbit Hole
Posts: 1,711

S/C/G: 208/181.2/150

Height: 5'6''

Default

Oh I love to bowl and went on a date back in April bowling and we had a blast....

Here's the only thing I do have to say about this situation, not to rain on your parade, but to be a voice of reason...

You were just in an 8.5 year relationship. I think you should really take some time to yourself. I think it's suggested for every year you take a month to be single or or something like that. I'm not saying don't go out and have fun and enjoy another man who is obviously attracted to you.

Just as a support system here I want to say to be careful, take your time and take time to heal yourself. It's the best thing you can do for you.

In the meantime -- HAVE FUN! Don't let it be awkward, you've known him for a while.
Feral is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2010, 10:58 AM   #5  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Moorestown, NJ
Posts: 255

Height: 5'4"

Default

I agree with Feral to an extent. Normally I would definitely say to take some time to be on your own for a while. Sometimes though, the chemistry's there and you've just gotta go with it... take the opportunity while it's there. It sounds like you're happy and having fun, so good luck!
Expunge is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
So, there is a guy that I like, but Iím afraid of pursuing him because of my weight=( motivation86 20-Somethings 17 01-14-2009 04:50 PM
OT - So there was this guy.... Not that girl 20-Somethings 18 11-14-2008 09:27 AM
"Every-Day" 21-Day Challenge -- There's strength in numbers!! redballoon Support Groups 699 02-19-2006 06:50 PM
i am so sick of this COWPATH!!!!! Bagzz Support Groups 85 08-27-2003 02:24 PM


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:15 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.