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“There’s Been a Terrorist Attack” and Other Bad Excuses Used to Get out of a Date

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Can you believe he tried to pull this?

Just as real as there’s buyer’s remorse, dater’s remorse is a real thing. You said yes to a date, but when the day comes, you realize you’re just not feeling it. So, what do you do? You tell them you forgot a doctor’s appointment, or that you’ve come down with a cold, all in the hopes that they get the hint.

For the following daters, a simple “my dog died” wasn’t enough; they took little white lies to the extreme. Next time someone stands you up because they “forgot” they have to stay late at work, consider yourself lucky. At least they didn’t fake an entire terrorist attack just to avoid you.

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