I firstly had a look on some people’s profiles on the dating site to see if that would spark any inspiration.

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Unfortunately, yet unsurprisingly, this approach hasn’t quite worked out the way I had hoped, so after a while of contemplating whether or not online dating was for me, I decided to bite the bullet and sign up to an online dating website. So there I was on Sunday with a slight hangover wondering what to do with my day, and thought that it was the perfect time to log into my online dating profile and explore what it was about and the possibilities it has to offer.

I started by filling in my dating profile, and actually found it quite hard to know what to say.

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