As you may have noticed, the top of just about every page on this site states that Penpal Party is not a dating service.
There are hundreds, if not thousands, of places online to find dating, romance, marriage, erotic encounters, or what have you, but this is NOT one of them.
C., who in recent months found a “peach” of a girlfriend and left the online scene. I didn’t have the time to waste.” Harem scarem Why would someone spend all that time communicating with a person they never planned to meet?
“One woman was always popping up on chat programs — ‘What are you doing? ’ This went on for a month and then I proposed we meet. Giorgi says he thinks some singles just like to collect “cyber-harems.” “I have a friend who’s on a dating site and I can see that a lot of the people from the site have started following her on Facebook,” he says.
They don’t want a real relationship as much as its virtual doppelganger.
Welcome to the world of the “elationship.” “I’ve been involved in five or six of these,” says Rich Giorgi, a 48-year-old tech writer from Carrboro, N. There’s no need to go any further.’ So I cut it off.
For a long time I wanted to communicate with people in general in a non-chat format.
It was only when I was on vacation with limited access and resorted to exchanging long emails with a friend who was similarly inclined that I realized that what I wanted was penpals.
But Greg wasn’t at all a ghoster – even though they were in a phantom-like relationship.
There's the woman with the profile photo from 1992.
There's the Don Juan who says he's single, but isn't.
:-) If you've come here by mistake looking for that kind of stuff, here are a few links to sites that specialize in dating, romance, and so forth.
We hope you find the person you're looking for, and, of course, if you get tired of the dating whirlwind and decide you just want a friend, feel free to come on back!