A lady has shared a narrative about one in every of her Tinder matches, Bobby, who claimed that he was caught in Washington, DC, alone after being deserted by his date on a visit.
In a latest put up to the favored Subreddit “Tinder,” u/GladRx posted a screenshot of a message she obtained from a person on Tinder named Bobby. She defined within the caption that she had requested him what introduced him to DC, as he’s initially from Orlando, Florida.
In line with the screenshot, Bobby mentioned that when he was in Florida, he matched with a lady on Tinder and so they “chatted for a bit.” And though they “by no means met up” in particular person, she requested him to accompany her on a “work” journey.
“She says: ‘hey, any probability you need to go to DC for the week, I’ve a piece factor and need a journey buddy,’” Bobby recalled in his message. “Appeared insane to me, however I labored remotely and it seems like a enjoyable journey.”
He famous how he took a flight from Orlando and “frolicked” with the girl on the “resort bar” after work and “had a good time”. Nevertheless, once they wakened the following morning, she informed Bobby that she nonetheless had emotions for her ex.
“She goes: ‘I had a good time final evening and I actually such as you, however my ex texted me final evening, and I realised I’m not over him,’” the message continued. “She then tells me she is chopping her work journey brief and going again to Orlando.”
Bobby informed u/GladRx that he couldn’t get an earlier flight again to Orlando that labored for him, so he stayed in his date’s resort room alone. He additionally acknowledged that, whereas he knew the journey was an “insane concept” within the first place, he didn’t anticipate his Tinder match to return to her ex.
“I’m caught within the resort room [that] her firm paid for in a metropolis I do know nobody [in] till Friday,” he continued. “I envisioned quite a lot of outcomes that made the journey an insane concept however didn’t give you the ex-boyfriend angle, lol.”
“Thanks for coming to my Ted Discuss,” he concluded. “At the very least I obtained a narrative out of it.”
It seems that u/GladRx wished to assist Bobby, because the caption of the put up reads: “Girls in DC please invite this poor man for a drink.”
As of 14 April, the put up has greater than 19,500 upvotes, with some readers within the feedback sharing concepts for the way they’d deal with the state of affairs in the event that they had been in Bobby’s footwear.
“You’ll be able to spend an entire day simply within the museums,” one particular person wrote. “Nice seafood over there too, I’d low-key be type of glad my date bailed one and left me in a free resort room.”
“In a metropolis with a plethora of free superb cool s**t,” one other particular person wrote. “A few of the most enjoyable in DC is free and public transit is improbable. One of many higher locations you will get stranded alone.”
Just a few Reddit customers additionally replied with criticism of Bobby’s date, with some questioning how she was capable of depart her journey early.
“I’m getting the sensation that [it] wasn’t an ex however her present boyfriend,” one particular person wrote. “I’d frankly really feel worse for the man she’s coming house to after going out of city on a piece journey. Significantly how f**ked up is that? Additionally, how come she will simply depart and go house in the course of a paid work journey?”
The Unbiased has contacted u/GladRx for remark.