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But I am very shy to approach men or even make direct eye contact with them. Kelly Ann Collins: I have dated in NYC, too, and I agree that the guys here in D. _______________________ Capitol Hill: The problem here is no one knows how to flirt.
What do you think is the best way to meet men for a shy and old-fashioned person like me who believes that men should approach first? Not the lap-dance variety, but good old-fashioned "I'm-making-conversation-with-you-maintaining-eye-contact-and-asking-you -about-your-interests" kind. Kelly Ann Collins: Ahh, well, I guess it can be intimidating ...
but really, conducting business in the flirting department is easy: - Be playful - Ask open-ended questions - Make eye contact - Lightly touch the person's hand or arm - Toss your head back when you laugh - Don't forget the mascara and gloss - Smile, smile, smile!
People need to remember that this is the fun stuff. _______________________ Editor's Note: moderators retain editorial control over Live Online discussions and choose the most relevant questions for guests and hosts; guests and hosts can decline to answer questions.
In your opinion, what is the best venue...classifieds, computer dating or just good old supermarket singles scene? Go ahead and try a site, such as match.com, to get yourself back into the practice of talking to single women. _______________________ Arlington, Va.: I'm a single heterosexual guy, and my friends and I keep hearing about the imbalance in the female:male ratio in the D. So my question is: Where do all the single women go on Friday/Saturday night? I think I need to become more aggressive when I meat guys at parties and other areas by letting my interest known. I am tired with waiting for them to make a move and need to readjust my signals of availability. If you really think you like someone, have a mutual friendster introduce you. _______________________ Fish In Barrel: This is great..us fat, hairy and bald guys can have attitude and pick and choose. It's like fishing with grenades around here, a target rich environment. All you ex-homecoming queens and cheerleaders better be nice to us non-Brad Pitt guys or else you'll be sitting home alone waiting to be eaten by the cat. I see it as my duty to warn women about this unbalanced ratio ... And do you think men go through a "phase" with some of their relationships and then come out of it? Kelly Ann Collins: I have remained friends with lots of flipfloppers ... have run up to me on the street, tossed their biz cards from cars, fallen into me on the ice rink and whispered to me at museums. : Hey, the shy fella that likes to meet people in the real world. Kelly Ann Collins: A Wa Po love connection, perhaps? Do you think it is okay for a woman to approach a man and ask him for a date? Say hello, flirt a little, and then give the object of your affection your biz card. I am a 36-year-old man and have yet to see a predominance of women.
13 at noon ET to offer advice to women fighting the odds. ____________________ WDC: I'm a 39-year-old DWM who would like more success in meeting young attractive women (27-35) for dating. However, whenever we go out to bars or nightclubs in the area on a Friday or Saturday night, the guys clearly outnumber the women, often by by about 2:1. Talking on the phone and emailing are not the same as seeing your date dig his sandwich out of his teeth. then you can check out mutual friends, interests, pics. I prefer to date younger women who are jealous of those older women. This special someone is a person he used to make disparaging remarks about, from everything to her unattractive appearance to her not being his "type." Obviously, I still have a soft spot for this guy. Do you think it is possible to remain friends with someone who is such a "flipflopper", when it comes to relationships? We could drop leaflets about the dating scene in D. I am getting tired of waiting to be approached and it has not happened yet.
In other words, there are plenty of married men like me, who are willing to show single women a good time in D. And, there are not many men who would not want Miss Julia Roberts. There are a wide variety of events which attract different crowds, so you can be sure to find one which will have the type of people you're looking for. Right.) Seriously, you can never have too many friends. _______________________ Mc Lean, Va.: Where do people meet in DC? _______________________ Silver Spring, Md.: In response to your earlier answer, you said women should at least make eye contact and smile. Is that something a man should look for before approaching?
I am a married man, who is more than happy to go out with cute and fun D. My wife does not have a problem with me seeing other women, so I don't think you should care either. in a Cinderella-meets-Prince Charming fairy-tale sense. I mean, what woman doesn't want Richard Gere atop a white limo a la Pretty Woman? to escape the inflated egos and massive loads of testosterone in Clarendon ... There are plenty of them to attend and usually you meet people who are civic and philanthropically inclined (read: not jerks). I am not looking for a relationship, marriage, etc., but companionship and I just don't know how to get back into it after a five-year hiatus. (Who knows, maybe one of your new male friends will turn into your Mr.
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_______________________ This chat: is the creepiest thing I've ever seen on the Post. As a very shy man, the online approach was my best-case scenario for getting out into the dating world once I entered the working world.
this sounds more like what I've seen (but I am not an attorney, so I can't really say). : If a woman feels borderline adored and borderline ignored, she'll follow that guy anywhere? _______________________ re: Fish in Barrel: Fish in Barrel represents precisely what I hate about dating in D. I also think that maybe because there are so many smart and successful women in this town, men don't know what to do and revert to a "he-man" role. Kelly Ann Collins: There are some men that will never learn just how run-of-the-mill and replaceable they are. _______________________ Online dating: I need to throw my hat into the ring with the whole online dating motif.
Sure, a little flirting is fun in the beginning, but don't play head games or you will be stuck in a dysfunctional (and annoying) relationship. I have found so many men to think they are some huge prize.
One thing guys have told me is that they always know where they stand with me because I am brutally honest.