Internet dating and sex
And they have to craft those words entirely in the dark.Furthermore, although most people have developed a level of skill at nonverbal sexual communication (body language), most of us still need to discover a comparable skill on e-mail.
Some of these answers are pretty funny in the context they’re placed, but remember that some people doing word searches don’t necessarily view your answers in the same context.
Likewise, although you find a photo provocative, without eye contact, you lose much of the sizzle.
In addition, the feedback you get from eye contact gives you an immediate idea of whether your message succeeded or whether you really screwed up. Internet daters must work with mere words to create the sexual tension that’s part of regular dating.
For an example of the ramifications, consider this Q&A found on one service: Question: “What is my favorite indoor activity?
”Available answers: Shopping, table tennis, sitting by the fire, reading, watching TV, movies, bowling, sex.