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But he thought the wave itself was a flirtation, that my right swipe indicated a desire to add “benefits” to our friendship.
I thought we’d swiped right in a sort of friendly, mutual acknowledgment — the equivalent of waving hello across a crowded bar when we are both busy flirting with other people.
What if you date, but it doesn’t work out, and it’s awkward for the rest of your lives?
Dating is socialization gone nuclear — powerful but explosive.
I guess it’s much more accepted in France for men and women to be friends.
Once I got over the shock of seeing a picture in which he has a visible penis line (and the shock of realizing he’s the kind of guy who posts visible-penis-line pictures on dating apps), I laughed and swiped right. Though online dating’s been around for a while, the etiquette around it is still evolving.
He replied with three cat-with-hearts-for-eyes emoji. I’d given positive feedback after seeing his penis line, after all.
This is one of the more popular default choices between friends, due mostly to the gleeful novelty of running into a buddy in an unexpected place.
An unspoken (or barely spoken) acknowledgment created by swiping right on Tinder or Hinge, rating someone with five stars on OKCupid, or simply clicking and viewing their profiles in apps where you can view lists of “visitors.” “If it’s a friend, I assume he doesn’t want to bang me, because we would have done it by now,” my friend Maya explained.