First and foremost, speed dating eliminates pressure – pressure of giving out your phone number even when you don’t want to, pressure of avoiding awkward pauses in conversation, pressure of telling your life story to a stranger you just met.
You won’t get stuck with the date that never speaks or the date that talks non-stop, because every date just lasts a few minutes.
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.
Needless to say, adults over 50 have hopped onto the speed-dating bandwagon and have come out victorious.
With greater wisdom and dating experience, older adults tend to know exactly what they are looking for in a partner.
Since then, speed dating has spread across the globe.
Most speed-dating events specify a certain cultural background, religion, or age group as a requirement to participate.
At this time, we are only inviting registered Stitch members to our events, but we will be extending the speed-dating fun to others in the near future.
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