Finding love of all sorts has never been easier. With just a few swipes or clicks, you can order to your door a man who fits at least a few of your criteria. You'll probably be reasonably entertained or satisfied for not just one night but perhaps even a few. Indeed, some people have found lasting love in this way. However, due to the fact that an app or a website cannot really measure a lot of the things that make a relationship work, these devices don't always help us to winnow out the worst choices.
Part of the problem is that we're encouraged to make very shallow decisions about what sort of person we're looking for, as well as what sort of person we want to attract. This means we not only end up choosing unwisely, but we also end up soliciting the attentions of people who fundamentally are not interested in what we have to offer. This is a shame, of course, because whatever you are offering, it's likely that there is a lovely guy out there pining for exactly that. It's just a matter of being smart about not screening him out of your search in the first place and thus ensuring you never meet. Let's help you identify him, and get you one step closer to finding him!
How many books do you read cover-to-cover every year?
What industry do you work in?
Do you have a good head for heights?
Have you seen some difficult times in your life?
Do you envisage being part of a power couple?
What outfit makes you feel most like yourself?
If you're in charge of picking the date, what's your default option?
What does your bed look like right now?
How much time do you take to get ready in the mornings?
How many kids do you want?
Do you like the idea of being the number one earner?
What's your idea of a lovely overnight trip?
Do you get on with your extended family?
How emotionally needy are you?
How do you show love?
What TV show do you never miss?
Do you plan to move to the 'burbs?
What kind of pet do you have?
How often do you cry for what you think is a silly reason?
How many nights a week do you want to go out?
If your computer breaks, how screwed are you?
Have you ever worn out a pair of hiking boots?
Have you ever caught your own dinner?
Are you the den mother in your office?
Be honest: how witty are you?
Are you good at puzzles and games like Scrabble?
Can you keep a plant alive?
How many degrees do you have?
What sort of town do you want to live in?
Who is your relationship role model?
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