There are a lot of guys competing for not very many women (bots don't count), so if you're a guy, you're going to want to say something suave and creative right off the bat to get her attention. If you don't have one, there are a few unorthodox suggestions on this list that you might want to give a try. We can't guarantee that you'll get dates thanks to these lines, but we can't rule it out, either.
In the same way that the best part of having a belly button ring is that you can take it out, the best part of online dating is taking it offline.
Of course, some people might be scared off by the implied familiarity, and not understand that you're kidding, Dr. Some people can just pick up on the fact that you have a go-to line, Markowitz says.
It might be okay to recycle a line if you know that, eventually, you're going to have to respond on a more personal level, according to Dr. "If your goal is to form a relationship, you aren't going to be able to do so by re-using lines and not actually engaging with the other person on a personal level," she says.
The Whole Foods part of this implies that the person is "trendy, health-conscious, and financially able to afford an expensive store," Dr. And the "want me to pick you up anything" part implies immediacy, Dr. "It signals an openness to engage in further positive interaction," she says.
"It implies that he is thinking of the other person, wants to be of help, and wants to see her."Statistically, the most successful opening lines on Ok Cupid, for example, tend to be specific and targeted for their audience, says Dale Markowitz, a data scientist at Ok Cupid.