Thank you, animators, for perfectly illustrating that little flare of excitement that lights up when someone likes you back. “You’re not even reading their intros.” “You’re not supposed to,” he said, with all the conviction of a man who also left the dating pool before apps took over.
(And yes, I know it was Lisa they liked, but that flare belonged to me.) Sitting on the couch studying Tinder profiles that night, my husband took the phone saying, “You’re doing this wrong,” and began swiping left and right like a windshield wiper. Anyway, Lisa, the love of your life was almost certainly among those half-dozen guys he passed over before I could grab the phone back.
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