Women have been sharing their Tinder fails – with one hopeless romantic revealing his brother was in jail for
murder while another stole a bank card for a cinema trip.
When Co Tyrone make-up artist and blogger Olivia McVeigh asked her Instagram followers to share their disastrous first dates, her inbox was flooded in minutes with horror stories.
Showing these women that they aren’t alone in the experiences, Olivia shared a selection of the hilarious and shocking responses from across Ireland, Belfast Live reports.
Here are some of the jaw- dropping revelations:
Thief 1: “Went to the cinema and the lad insisted to pay and goes, ‘It’s OK, I robbed someone’s card, it’s on me!’”
Thief 2: “Took a boy home after a night out in Galway, woke up and he had took all the money out of my friends’ purses, we had to leave the next day instead of staying another night.”
Too soon?: “Called me his girlfriend after 40 minutes and told me his brother was in jail for murder.”
Not so law-abiding citizen: “Picked me up and five minutes later he got arrested, dropped home in a patrol car.”
Rude: “Guy called me fat on the way to the restaurant.”
Too close for comfort: “Tinder date ended up to be my second cousin!”
Love rat: “Tipping away with a boy from Tinder to realise he was two timing me with my best friend.”
Hands to yourself: “Thought he was funny, licked his thumb and rubbed my eyebrow, wiping it off!”
Cheek: “He found out he got a parking ticket and he messaged me and asked me to pay for it.”
Jailbird and proud: “Went on a first date and he told me to Google him and it came up how he was in jail.”
Cheap date: “Brought £1.20 on the date, couldn’t even buy himself a drink…”
Cheat: “Went on two dates with a lad, started being weird and then put up a pic of him and his girlfriend after.”
Farmer life: “Fella picked me up for the cinema first date, had to hold the diesel can on my knees because the back was full of barbed wire and the boot had a bale in it.”
Stranded: “Went on a Tinder date, he picked me up and we went to the beach, his car broke down on the way back and he rang his mum and she collected him and not me. Left me stranded.”
Punch-up: “Went to the cinema and when we came out a group of boys were waiting to beat him up.”
Player: “Went to his house after a driving lesson and seen a girl walking in front of me and had a weird feeling and walked into his house and he got rapid phone calls, turns out it was his girlfriend. Then dropped me home and wanted me to go back later that night.”
Thief 3: “I went on my first date in three years, go to the loo and come back and he was gone and had stolen my purse.”