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Date 23/06/2016
I fully recommend Match.com. Don't chat for too long without meeting them though, a few little chats then get on with it! So many people wasted my time just wanting pen pals presumably to inflate their self-esteem and to be fair it's quite fun flirting with several women at once. However, they were
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Date 23/06/2016
After my marriage ended, I went on match.com to look for someone! Being a single mom to a 9 year old daughter was tough and with my ex out of our lives I was looking for someone to be my companion and help me raise my daughter. I messaged Andy in April 2015 seeing he was from the same town as me and
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Date 20/06/2016
Wow, well where do I start? I was ready to give up on love and then I met Michael. I actually first met Michael when I was 17 through a mutual friend in his college fraternity house. When we started talking on the phone and even met I didn't realize it was him. We both looked so different from our
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Date 20/06/2016
Kris and I met on match two summers ago and now we are engaged and will be married in February 2017!!!! It takes some time, some bad dates, but eventually you may meet the one - just like we have!!
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Date 16/06/2016
match.com works! I met my partner in May 2015 and we are getting married on 9th July this year. People on match are not sleazy and most are truly looking for Mr/Mrs right. A great site that's lots of fun. Will send photos of our wedding in due course.
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Date 16/06/2016
My fiance and I met on match.com in November 2015. We clicked straight away and arranged a first date within 3 days of starting to message each other. It was love at first sight. We knew we were right for each other. He proposed to me on Valentines Day and we are happily planning our wedding for nex
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Date 13/06/2016
I met Gemma Jan 22 2014 in a bar chosen by her in Manchester and from that day I was smitten. Since then we have a house together, an amazing boy called Xavier and a wedding this August. I found someone who was on the same wave length, wanted the same things as I did at the same point in their life.
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Date 13/06/2016
Hi... I joined match.com in February, went on a couple of dates...nothing really came of those and I was beginning to feel like not bothering anymore. I added a few more bits on my profile and thought I'd give it a few more weeks and am so happy I did as I found my perfect match. We chatted for a
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Date 13/06/2016
I have met a wonderful lady on match.com. Someone who only lives 10 minutes from me! We made each other a favourite then winked and then messaged. We met for our first date and fell for each other instantly and hit it off brilliantly! We have now been partners for 3 weeks and are ideally matched an
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Date 13/06/2016
Matt first winked at me six years on the 27th June 2009 ago and I responded with a ridiculously lengthy message introducing myself and asking a few questions.Even now it seems to be the ongoing theme for us. I'm chatty and outgoing whilst Matt is far more reserved. After exchanging various messages
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Date 13/06/2016
Hi match! James and I met September 2014 and we are delighted to inform you that we get married next Saturday, 18th June. James is my soul mate - we are best friends and I cannot imagine my life without him. Ironically, we lived only a couple of miles from each other and we have learnt that our path
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Date 13/06/2016
I hesitantly joined match in 2002! My son was 5 and I was a single mum fed up with being on my own...so I thought I would take the plunge and join. It was a bit nerve wracking at first but I met some really nice people for coffee to begin with and then decided whether to take it to a second date.
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Date 13/06/2016
I met my boyfriend two and a half years ago never thinking we would be together now. When we first dated I went in with the expectation of nothing so I wouldn't get disappointed. However it took a few months dating to realise that Charlie wasn't just one a week, he was every week and twice a week an
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Date 13/06/2016
We are getting married this month, June 18th. We met on match.com in July 2011. We went out on our first date August 12th 2011. Jim winked at me online and for some reason I was so attracted to his picture and would tell my friends this is the guy I am going to be with. It took like a month for
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Date 26/05/2016
I'd been divorced for 20 years and having tried all means of dating, i.e. newspaper ads, introductions etc., I saw an advert for match.com on T.V and decided to give it a try never believing in a million years that it would work. These things always seemed to work for other people but not for me! B
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Date 26/05/2016
We met on match.com in April 2014 and our relationship has grown from strength to strength.We have decided to get married on 12th November 2016. Thought you may wish to know!
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Date 26/05/2016
Ignoring all 'The Rules' advice, I contacted Blair on match.com. He was the only man I'd ever written to first. We chatted via e-mail then met for a drink. Two years later we are engaged and I've never been happier! Thank you so much for introducing me to the love of my life!
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Date 26/05/2016
Everyone at match, thank you. Without this website I would have stayed lonely and forgotten what makes me happy. Sharing stuff with someone you really care about just makes everyday that little bit special. I found my jigsaw piece. She's called Lulu. She's beautiful and we're falling in love. We'
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Date 26/05/2016
I met Diane on match on April 22nd 2012 and we have a lovely house in Newark and I couldn't be happier. It has changed my life and so I recommend match.com to all you lonely people out there. It definitely works!
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Date 26/05/2016
My husband and I met on match in 2003. We lived less than 3 miles apart and our paths would have never crossed. We didn't shop at the same supermarkets or frequent any of the same clubs, etc. He was usually going north and west and I was heading south and east. I had been on match for a year and a
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Date 26/05/2016
Hi, I have been meaning to send in an email to match. I joined in February 2014 and signed up for 6 months. Natasha was actually writing a profile for her sister at the time and spotted my profile. She decided to join and it happened to be a free promotional week and messaged me. We are now
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Date 26/05/2016
Hi, Me (Tae) and Anna starting speaking on match.com on the 6th November. I found her profile from the list of potentials that appeared on my profile. We literally messaged each other every 10 mins for the whole day before exchanging numbers. We realised from quite early in the conversation tha
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Date 26/05/2016
My husband and I met in 2010 online through match.com and met for the first time about 4 weeks after Liam winked at me. We got married 18 months later. Neither of us were expecting to find each other and feel extremely lucky that we did. Meeting Liam and sharing our life together feels like someon
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Date 26/05/2016
After a 16 year relationship ended, I decided to give match.com a go when I realized that how my current life was going, I wasn't going to meet anyone anytime soon. I joined last year and nearly quit February time and gave it one more go when I saw Clive's profile. I actually dismissed it because we
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Date 26/05/2016
Hello. I was on match.com for a total of 3 months and after getting over my initial lack of confidence I was messaged by a very beautiful woman who I first thought was too good to be true. We messaged for a little while and realised that we had more in common than we first thought and were getting o
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Date 26/05/2016
I met Pete through match in Feburary 2014 and had an instant connection. It was so refreshing to know that nice decent guys still exist! After dating for over 2 years we got engaged last weekend! Dating sites do work and we are proof!
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Date 24/05/2016
We are both totally shocked that we managed to meet another normal person on match.com and even more shocked to discover that that normal person was actually a keeper. Getting married next year. Thanks to match.com : ) from Christopher and Lucinda : ) If you want to the sponsor the wedding we'd be
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Date 24/05/2016
John and I met through match.com. Now we are engaged and getting married September 2016.
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Date 24/05/2016
Gene and I met Oct 2007. I had been on and off dating through match for about 4 1/2 years. I met nice men, however not the right one until Gene came along. He was separated, I had been single for 4 years. My rule of thumb was to NEVER go out with a separated man. Glad I made this exception. The re
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Date 24/05/2016
Hello to the match team! In 2013, I'd been living back home in Oxfordshire for two years since I'd graduated university. I'd ploughed all my efforts into starting my dream career in PR and had just celebrated my first anniversary at the company (Twelve PR) when I decided it was time to turn my a
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Date 24/05/2016
After a recently failed marriage and not too much success on another site, I signed up to match and talked to a few women. I came across one who wasn't interested in a relationship at the time but just wanted to meet up for a coffee and a chat and I thought it might be nice to share stories with som
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Date 24/05/2016
We met on Match.com and got married 2.5 years later. The wedding started small but we ended up inviting 137 people. 134 attended. The candles on the cake were wooden match sticks. All of our friends are amazed at how well we matched up. We are a perfect match.
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Date 23/05/2016
I met my now husband on match.com. June 2013 and we were married June 2015.
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Date 23/05/2016
Lety + Norma Through the years of relationships, dating, and hoping to find ”The One,” …Lety scrolled through the pictures on match.com until she saw one that caught her attention. Reading through her profile, she sent sweet Norma a note. Norma would take a few days to answer but when she did
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Date 23/05/2016
Two and a half years down the line, we thought we would say thank you to match.com! We are Josh and Hannah and around March 2013, between a busy working life and losing hope in men we turned to the internet. Josh paid for a full subscription, whilst Hannah got a free 3 day trial...setting a preceden
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Date 23/05/2016
In 2012 after a break up of a 3.5 year relationship I found myself on match.com for the first time. I bought a 3 month subscription. I went to 1 mixer and on 3 dates before I met Michael. I was busy and anxious that day and almost cancelled on him - actually I did but than called him back and asked
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Date 23/05/2016
I had only been on match for a few weeks and wasn't sure if it was really for me. I had decided to delete my account one day but thought, "l'll just take one last look." As I'm scrolling through the pictures, one caught my eye. I read his profile and saw we had similar interests but he was way to
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Date 23/05/2016
Hi there, January 22nd 2015 I signed up for match.com from PEI, Canada. About ten minutes after I signed up I received a message from a man who was obviously attractive and seemed to have lots in common. All it took was me signing up and the first person to message me turned out to be the love of
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Date 23/05/2016
May 2014 I got a wink from someone I thought was 'okay' but wasn't sure he was my type. For some reason I replied even though I tended to ignore a wink. We chatted back and forth for a few days, swapped numbers and met about 2 weeks later. After thinking he definitely wasn't for me I realised I'd be
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Date 23/05/2016
Thank you match for introducing me to my fiance 9 months ago. Today, we are happily living together and expecting a baby in June. We are so thankful and blessed to have found each other and I wouldn't be the complete, mommy to be without you.
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Date 23/05/2016
Hello, Just to let you know that I've met the woman of my dreams on this site. From now on I will be deleting my profile on here because this woman is the person I intend to share the rest of my life with. I would like to thank you very much for giving me the opportunity to meet her on here. I wi
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Date 23/05/2016
We started talking on my last day on match as I was going to the USA for three weeks and had cancelled my account after only one month. We kept in touch for the duration of my trip on a daily basis and fell in love . He picked me up from my train from Manchester airport in Agust 2015 and we never h
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Date 23/05/2016
I first joined match.com 18 months ago, mainly out of curiosity after seeing the TV advert. I had been on my own for a long time so when I saw it I thought "why not?" Nothing much really happened for the first six months but one evening, feeling at a loose end I logged on to the site. What a fortu
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Date 23/05/2016
So I had all but given up on finding anyone. Due to my working life it was hard to find someone who would accept the nightshift hours I did. I joined match again as my brother and his wife asked me not to buy a wedding present but to put the money into joining match and find someone so I joined matc
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Date 23/05/2016
I was single for over two years, with no success in finding that special someone. A number of my friends have online dated in the past and recommended I give it ago. Hey what is there to lose and at the least I may make a new friend, was my thinking. To my surprise I hit it off with the first woman
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Date 16/05/2016
I went on match in October 2012 looking for that special someone. I'm not usually one to make the first move and I did one of the online compatability tests. Leanne did my test to see how we'd match up. After she did that I sent her a message and we then swapped numbers and we met up for a date. Sh
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Date 16/05/2016
After experiencing the disappointment of my marriage breakdown I really thought I would find it difficult to trust somebody ever. Then Derek contacted me. We met after a few weeks of emailing each other on the match messenger. We have so much in common and we laugh and chat non-stop. We would never
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Date 16/05/2016
I was with match for about a year on and off and although I met some very nice, charming ladies in that time, the vital 'spark' always seemed to be missing. It very much is trial and error so my advise (for what it's worth) is don't give up. I found my 'match' in another country and sometimes you ju
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Date 16/05/2016
Colin and I met on match.com. Our first date was June 26 2010 and we were inseparable from that date on. We are happily married and I am grateful for the opportunity that was given to us. I was on the site for exactly 26 days when I met my match. So, the right person can be there for you. Thank
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Date 16/05/2016
I had been divorced for one year and felt ready to go out and meet new friends. I never believed that I would meet my special someone. I saw his photo on the website and thought that he looked nice yet he was Spanish so I did not know if I dared to follow it up. I looked at his profile and several d
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