After living in five cities, Matthew Croy, 37, is here to stay. Mc Laughlin plans to give speed dating another try.
"Even if you don't go to a bar to look for sex, it's always in the back of your mind: What is it you want from me? "I'm looking for someone I can build and share a life with." In transient Florida, it can be hard to build a lasting relationship. They dated for more than a month before they broke up.
We have encouraged many of our friends to attend the Lock and Key Events and one of our best friends is still dating a woman he met at the Oxygen Lounge last Fall.
It's funny how life puts you in the right place at the right time.
- Times researcher Caryn Baird contributed to this report.
Maybe at the next event, he'll find his perfect match.
Just move on to the next table when the bell rings, and circle "no" on your match sheet. "I saw it out in the straight world, and I said, "God, we need this,' " said Noe, 55.
Other speed dating companies such as 8minute Dating and Hurry Date occasionally offer events for gays but cater mainly to straight singles.
Many women are too shy to approach someone in a gay bar. They worry about asking someone out who might not be gay.