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The women instead describe themselves as enjoying long walks on the beach, romantic evenings by the fireplace, etc.
Hiding something unattractive about yourself might increase the number of responses to your personal ad, but these relationships will end-fast-when the individuals discover the truth.
E.g., writing that you're new in town prompts a variety of questions, such as "Where did you move from?
This will date me, but I remember when alternative newspapers didn't have decency standards.
Less than 1% of married couples met via personal ads (see "Where Couples Met," page 90).
Only 2% of short-term sexual relationships started with a personal ad.
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Hobbies: collecting memorabilia from serial killers, laughing maniacally in inappropriate circumstances, putting the "fun" back into "funeral." Can I bite your neck on the first date?