Big lies people tell online dating
But profiles are only one aspect of the online dating process.
If you’ve ever texted, “Sorry I went AWOL, my phone died,” when you just didn’t want to talk, you’ve told a butler lie. Instead, they can help you avoid dating pitfalls, such as appearing always available or desperate.Or if their match appeared to be religious, they might lie about how often they read the Bible to make it seem as if they had similar interests.The second kind of lies were related to availability management, with daters describing why they couldn’t meet, or giving excuses for radio silence, like lying about their phone losing service.David Markowitz does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment.University of Oregon provides funding as a member of The Conversation US.
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