Hands up how many of you have been on awkward dates that you couldn’t wait to get out of. It could be a first date, or you could have been seeing him for a while, but either way, you know that things will never work out between you two. Although you might be reluctant to hurt his feelings by ending the date early, there’s no point in prolonging your misery by staying on in a bad date, and it is important to protect yourself and let him know you are not interested in taking things a step further. We got eight Singaporean women to share with us their stories of how they managed to escape bad dates.
Text: Melissa Wong / Her World / April 2018
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