When my friend and I first moved into the apartments for Hartford CT, we met a woman who lives across the hall. We both thought she was pretty attractive and wanted to date her, but only one of us would be able to do so. My friend tried his best to hit on the woman and ask her out, but she said no. After seeing how badly my friend struck out, I decided to take a more laid back approach. I would casually talk to the woman in short conversations and say humorous things to make her laugh.
Eventually I asked the woman if she wanted to go out to lunch with me and she agreed. We went to a local Chinese restaurant that has an amazing lo mein dish. The woman and I talked and laughed. We had such a good time that we went to see a movie later in the week. When I told my friend what happened, I thought he would be a little jealous, but he was actually very supportive. He accepted that the woman wasn’t into him and decided to move on to someone else.
The woman picked a scary movie to see. Continue reading New Beginning with New People