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Illustration of a man video chatting with a shirt and sport coat on but not pants, only boxers. (Graphic: Getty Images)

Love at First Zoom

How to Go on a Digital First Date It was a Friday night in the Bay Area, and Daniel, 25, was preparing for a first date. He fixed his hair in the mirror, put on his favorite dress shirt, made his bed (you never know) and sprayed a new cologne to set the mood. Daniel, who, like
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Asian couple in airport checking their cell phone while standing with suitcases. (Photo: Sushiman/Shutterstock)

The Road to Love

Travel with Someone You Just Began Dating One month after my girlfriend and I officially christened our relationship, deep in the throes of the honeymoon stage, we found ourselves contemplating something possibly romantic, possibly unhinged — depending who you asked. I was doing
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Second Date?

Red Flags to Watch for on a First Date Once, after my mom came home from a date, my sister and I asked her how it went. She promptly replied that she didn’t see a second date in the cards because, in her words, “his sports coat was too long. It looked goofy.” Lena and I, then
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