I see it in the faces of guys I’m meeting for the first time after being matched on e Harmony, even though we’ve exchanged weeks of witty banter and embarrassing confessions.
Whether we admit it or not, physical attraction plays a large role in paving the way for love.
We don’t like to look closely at this fact, especially inside the walls of the church where we hope to find less superficial dating criteria than one’s pant size, but the surplus of single, godly, intelligent plus-size women speaks to reality.
None of us have a hard time getting dates, finding love, or sex, whatever it is we happen to be looking for.
In our culture, people are taught, unfortunately, that being fat is bad. A fat person is just as worthy of love, respect, and kindness as any other person.
Dating as an overweight woman can be more difficult.
Dating as an overweight conservative Christian woman seems impossible.
Dan not only wants to ensure his future partner is a size 12 or less, but also that she has un-inked skin.
He said: ‘I’m old-fashioned when it comes to tattoos.
That said, it's hard to be objective when someone is explaining why you don't give them an erection.
With that in mind, I asked a group of anonymous men who refuse to date fat women to try and explain their feelings to me.
Dan claims he was stung on one POF date he went on after meeting up at Starbucks in Preston, Lancashire, in August.