Love Letter: From worst to best date ever
By Charanna Alexander
While dating sites and apps can be convenient ways to meet a special someone, many singles find that the road to love is often laden with potholes and pitfalls. In this week’s Modern Love essay, Bonnie Altuchers recalls a lukewarm date with a man she spotted on Bumble, whom she was determined not to revisit after their underwhelming first encounter.
But, when he asked for a second date, Ms. Altuchers agreed, in hopes that their chemistry would improve. What she didn’t know was that this second date was also a reunion with her worst date from 24 years earlier.
A DISASTER DATE DO-OVER