More than likely, but your karma will be clean, and you can move on to the next Miss Right with a clear conscience.
In the early years of online dating, many believed the platform was only for sad cat people, socially awkward nerds and that creepy neighbor.
“If someone starts talking about the future at the first meeting, or even if she jumps into bed with [you] the same night (unless it was a sex match-up site), be on the lookout for a clingy, dependent type,” Davidson warns. Some information will be designed to ensure her own safety; other information is just inappropriate—like discussing or asking about intimate details of past relationships early on.
“Just say that as much as you enjoyed getting to know her, you realized you two weren’t quite the match you’d hoped,” Davidson advises.
Now, it’s time to actually link up with “the one”—or one of the ones—beyond the digital realm and in reality.
It's always your best bet to take your Internet conversation into the real world as soon as possible before you establish a virtual rapport that can become awkward and stilted when it has to translate into face-to-face.
Perhaps, but it’s a lot less cruel in the long run than leading her on.
Will she analyze it to death, beat herself up, and second-guess every word that came out of her mouth?