“You don’t want to become part of the grieving process,” Myers says.
Starting a new relationship with a man you don’t know very well can be both exciting and frustrating.
The older you get, the more women there are in relation to men. Word of mouth is as powerful as advertising, perhaps more so.
“There’s been a real reduction in the stigma attached to online dating over the last decade or so, and that’s particularly true of older users,” adds Aaron Smith, associate director of Internet research at Pew.
“I can only tell you that they tell me — they’re not,” Myers says.