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Quirky questions to ask when Speed Dating
I'm often disappointed when I go online searching for good questions to ask when speed dating, or for that matter, for on any first date.
I can find the usual good advice about not asking closed questions that have one word answers, or unimaginative ones like "what to you do for a living?"
But all articles then suggest a series of dull questions about hobbies or goals or worse (like "what was your happiest experience?") - ugh! I promise you, these will make your speed date grown inwardly, as he or she has been asked that question 10 times already during the course of the evening.
At a speed-dating event, you need to be memorable to differentiate yourself, so that when he or she is confronted with their list of selections, you make the shortlist. In addition, we all say we want our partner to have a sense of humor, and so why not check if they have one (and prove that you do) during your six minute date?
So, here are 10 quirky questions to help you both enjoy your short time together, and to help your date remember you when it comes to making selections: