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A group of singles gathers at a cafe or similar venue.
Armed with a nametag with a nickname, a scorecard and their sparkling personality, they are paired up and their first date begins.
I decided to go with one of my favorite little black dress, a statement necklace and a black peacoat.
I'm a pretty punctual person and got to the event about an hour early.
Besides, I already had Tinder for awkward one-liners and terrible pickup lines.
I was starting to think the night would have been better curled up in bed with my dog, tea and "Game of Thrones."Several men had already gathered outside the bar where we were supposed to meet, an unremarkable Irish pub in the Financial District.
When seven o'clock struck, we began settling in booths and tables that had been set aside for us. I found myself asking different men the same questions:“Is this your first time? Seriously -- this guy bought an entire bouquet of roses so that he could sweeten up his predictably mundane dates. People like this exist, ladies, and they’re hiding in plain sight, waiting to pounce on your unsuspecting, single ass. I’ve been to all the theme parks."I was waiting for a follow-up, a “just kidding.
Before the official speed dating began, we began chatting with two men wearing business casual. Camden, who was Australian, made a beeline for Sheena.I then had a mini freak out about what to wear, the website said business casual. I had a hard time figuring out how dressed up I should look since it was at a bar.I also make a conscious effort to not appear super “sexy" I didn't want to come across as that person who just is there to hook-up.The event was at a hidden bar originally that you had to enter through an alley.I felt a bit uncomfortable but as I saw the other speed daters I felt more at ease.