Blind dates are usually casual set-ups by friends, family, or other loves ones; you know, the ones that think they need to play matchmaker on a regular basis. Experiencing a blind date is iffy because you never know what you will get or how it will go. Will you get along with this person? Will you feel bored, upset, or even mortified by the end of the date? Or will you feel like this is someone you want to spend more time with?
You will never have the answers to those questions if you don’t go on the blind date first. Ergo, in case you need them, here are a few reasons why everyone should experience a blind date at least once.
For the Fun of It, if Only to Add to Life Experiences
Blind dates can be the best thing to happen to you or something you laugh about later with your future spouse. They can be loads of things—but you never know what kind of date you’ll have if you never experience it in the first place. Go and aim to have fun—if only once to be able to say you did.
Don’t Cross the Unknown Off the List for Places to Find Love
When looking for love, you have a running list of the best places in mind. You know, those places where romance might spark, like online dating sites, the grocery store, or even a tried-and-true coffee shop. Not saying that you’ll find love in a sited oil field construction Texas, but blind dates have made beautiful matches time and again, so don’t mark off any obvious or obscure possibility.
Meet New People, Maybe Make New Friends
The worst thing that can happen is you not be compatible with your blind date. In which case, you leave wiser of your type and the kind of person you want to meet. In the best cases scenario, you find love. Or you could simply make new friends to round out your life and ring in those new experiences.
Find Out More About What You Like and Don’t Like in Date Scenarios
Blind dates give you an opportunity to learn what you love or dislike about someone you might be romantically interested in. For instance, do you hate when people talk when they chew? Do you love how someone smiles after taking a bite of a delicious dessert? These small things that people do add up to the kind of person you want to be with in the long run.