Tindering Sober Feels Impossible
I met Luis on Tinder. After he asked me out to happy hour, and I repeated what was already on my profile — no alcohol — we decided to meet up for a late-night coffee. In the back of the brightly lit and sparsely populated café, we were struggling for conversation when he asked why I didn’t drink. I told him that I used to booze too much. I’d been sober for ten years. He asked if that included wine.
"Even wine," I said.
He asked if I went to bars. I told him no.
And then he seemed really confused: “But what do you do for dates?”
I looked at him, and then I looked at the coffee in front of me. “This,” I said.
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