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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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Date 16/05/2016
I saw the profile of my significant other on match.com in November 2014. After a few dates, we officially became a couple on 23rd December 2014. Since then, we have barely been apart and things have moved relatively quickly. We started living together in October 2015 and I proposed to my partner on
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Date 16/05/2016
In 2012 I joined match.com to find someone special. Today we are in 2016 and we haven't been apart since. We met in Newcastle upon Tyne and I nearly didn't meet him as I thought he seemed a bit slow messaging and being talkative but he was a shy guy. I am so glad I did go as it was the best firs
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Date 16/05/2016
I found the match com site about 9 years ago. I was living in Sweden and was after huge spine operation, still very weak. I have got many advertising emails from match.com and finally I decided to try and see what they have, mostly for a little fun. My son lived in UK and I have not seen him and my
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Date 16/05/2016
My husband and I met on match in April 2007 and we married on 9th January 2016. We would definitely recommend and have recommended match to our friends. It certainly worked for us! Thank you match for making two lonely people very happy.
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Date 16/05/2016
We met on match Dec 2015. Now living together in Stafford. We are getting married July 2016. Thank you match. We're so happy. Online dating does work X
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Date 16/05/2016
Mike and Brittany met on match.com in November 2007. After a couple emails, a few laughs, and movie/dinner dates... they made their relationship official in March of 2008! They dated for 7 1/2 years and got engaged while in Erie, PA in March of 2015. Their wedding will be held at Phipps Conservator
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Date 16/05/2016
I had been on and off dating websites in Glasgow for a few years but after about six months of moving to London I decided to go back onto match.com in January 2011, the night before my Gran Carol passed away. My Gran and my Grandad met through the newspaper dating back in the day. I think deep down
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Date 16/05/2016
We are Carla and Oliver and we met on match.com in January 2013. A few weeks later we went on our first date in Leeds and have been together ever since. On 25th June 2016 we will be getting married in Bath, Carla's home town. We both lived in Leeds, funnily enough just around the corner from ea
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Date 16/05/2016
Steve and I met on match.com in December 2012. We went on our first date in April 2013 and haven't looked back! We moved in together at the end of 2013 and he asked me to marry him on 24th December 2015. I didn't actually expect anything to come from my match subscription, yet I met my soul mate! Th
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Date 16/05/2016
I was on match.com for a while and at the age of 22 I never thought I would be looking for that special someone online. Around this time last year I met someone who was everything I ever wanted and more. We make each other better people. I'm so happy to say that we got married October 31 of 2015 and
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Date 16/05/2016
Well, six years on we are still very happily married and have two beautiful children thanks to match. My friend had joined so thought I would give it a go for a month or two. Just so happened I didn't have to renew my membership! His profile when I first saw it said he didnt like/want kids, even tho
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Date 16/05/2016
Dear match, I would like to thank you for my amazing boyfriend Stephen whom I met in April 2016. I was on my way home from not a very good date given I was actually scrolling through profiles already before even getting home! I've been on few dates before and even met my ex-boyfriend of 5 years on
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Date 16/05/2016
Chris and I met through match.com 20 months ago and we are a match made in heaven. Chris is 58 and I'm 53 and I didn't think I could find someone at my stage in life who was just perfect for me, and I think he feels he same! We are planning a life together and it has just been a wonderful experience
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Date 16/05/2016
I’'m Lorraine and I met Paul only three weeks ago on match. I had only joined match.com about two weeks when I noticed Paul on line one Friday evening. On looking at his profile, I knew we would get on well as we had 16 things in common!! I winked at him and then “favourited” him and waited for
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Date 16/05/2016
I'm writing this from our honeymoon hotel in Thailand. I met Carla in 2010 on match.com after about 3 weeks of being on it myself. We met in July of that year and haven't been apart since. We got engaged in Edinburgh in 2014 and she finally became my wife on 30th April 2016. She is my best friend an
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Date 16/05/2016
Me and my husband met here two weeks after registering on match.com and that was 2011. We got married 2012 and gave birth to a wonderful healthy baby boy. Everyday before we go to bed we still can't stop thanking and talking about match.com. thank you!
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Date 16/05/2016
I met Angela on match four years ago. The time since has been amazing and we are getting married in July 2016!! I am so glad I met her and I might not have met her at all if it wasn't for match:) I would really love to have a look at our first messages to each other. It would be a lovely surpri
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Date 16/05/2016
I finally met the love of my life and soul mate on match.com. We were both married for decades to other people, had almost grown children and we were looking for love. Trying to find love in your 50s can be challenging! We each dated a number of other people and had a few relationships before we
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Date 09/05/2016
Leo and I met on match three years ago. After six months of dating we moved in together and on the 14th of February 2014 we have got engaged. We are both very happy and excited about our wedding, which will be held on the 9th of July 2016. Match, thank you very much for bringing people together a
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Date 09/05/2016
In July 2013 I moved my life from Essex to Cheltenham in Gloucestershire. I had been using match for several months before the move and had been on a few dates but nothing of note. I didn't know anyone else in Cheltenham and committed more to the match process after the move. I went on plenty of
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Date 09/05/2016
I joined match.com back in October 2015. I had two great dates with two really nice guys. They didn't go anywhere but it's safe to say they were pleasant and fitted my criteria. Then came the third .......... And I haven't looked back since. We've dated, dined and experienced our personal interest
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Date 09/05/2016
My knight in shining armour came to me 4 years ago. I suffer with a rare and chronic illness which left me not being able to work and having to live back with my parents, after 6 years of freedom living in London. I suffer with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and an autonomic nervous syst
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Date 09/05/2016
Thank you match.com. I met my future husband on match. We have both been married before but it's feels like the first time as we both feel our relationship is of a different league to what we've ever experienced before and we are set to marry later this year.
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Date 09/05/2016
My fiance and I met on match.com about 4 years ago and we will be getting married in June. We exchanged messages back and forth for a couple of weeks and then we decided to meet. I had a 2 year old daughter at the time, so I waited a little before introducing her to him but when I did they immediate
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Date 09/05/2016
October 2010 : Hyperopic and ZoologistGirl found each other on Match.com December 2010: Richard and Sarah’s first date in Inverness. Sarah’s train was 1.5hrs late due to snow but Richard was still there waiting patiently with a box of chocolates! Both were dressed for the outdoors; the look fini
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Date 09/05/2016
Yes I met Johnny on match.com. We met at a pub and were chatting away comfortably. I was looking at his mouth and thinking how nice it looked. He was looking at my mouth then he went for a kiss. I lunged away giggling no ..we just met minutes ago! He smiled and lunged at me again. But I backed away
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Date 09/05/2016
Dear match.com, I was a member for a while in 2014. I was working 2 jobs & 70+ hours a week. I didnt have time to try and meet someone the traditional way. I'm not sure what made me join match but I was tired of spending my time not working all alone. My search was limited to 50 miles from where I
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Date 09/05/2016
I would just like to thank you. Without match I would never have met my partner James. James and I are from different worlds...... different part of the country, different line of work, different age bracket, but in so many other ways we are completely perfect for one another. We hit it off immed
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Date 09/05/2016
Hi. My name is Paul and about three weeks ago I signed up on match.com for three months. I have been briefly on other online dating sites before which all proved to be a total waste of time. Because of this I really did not expect to meet the wonderful woman who I have met here just two weeks ago. W
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Date 09/05/2016
I met Nick online after only two days of joining match.com. I was in the process of moving from Leeds to Scotland so love was the last thing on my mind and Nick was based in Birmingham so I didn't think it would ever work. We chatted back and forth and Nick sent me his mobile number, I text him st
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Date 09/05/2016
Hi my name's Jenny and I signed up to match.com back in 2009. I got chatting to a guy called David after a couple of months of looking for Mr Right. We chatted for about a year before we worked up the courage to meet face to face. I decided that I would make him come to a place I knew for securit
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Date 09/05/2016
My husband and I met on match.com in 2008. I loved our conversation as we did not discuss jobs or family. Instead i asked him what he would do if he won the lottery and he asked me which book i would use to start a new civilisation. The answers showed great personality traits! We are now married, we
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