10 worst places to find a man.
Watch out where you go though; if you find a strapping gentleman in any of the places below, treat him with caution. Here are the top 10 worst places to find a man:
At the gym
We love the gym. A place where we can keep fit and healthy while thereâ€™s a high chance of spotting an attractive man working on his muscles? Yes please! Combine this with our mismatched clothes, scraped back hair and red sweaty face though, and weâ€™re not so sure this is the best place to meet Mr. Right after all.
At a concert
Meeting someone at a concert means that you share the same taste in music and youâ€™re probably in the mood to socialise â€“ all good so far. When it comes to talking though, it can get pretty awkward. Conversations punctuated by â€śSORRY â€“ I CANâ€™T HEAR YOU!â€ť arenâ€™t the best when youâ€™re trying to get to know someone. Concerts and gigs may be a good place to meet a man, but maybe just exchange numbers and arrange a more official first meeting for another time.
At a lingerie shop
If you meet a gorgeous guy who ticks all the boxes… but heâ€™s in a lingerie shop, alarm bells should start ringing. If this guy is claiming to be single or buying underwear for his family member, heâ€™s either telling porkies, has a strange relationship with his family, or he has a weird fetish. Either way, heâ€™s probably not Mr. Right. Next!
In the office
Meeting someone in your work place means sharing lifts to and from work each day and seeing a friendly face to cheer you up when youâ€™re under pressure. While this works out fine, it wouldnâ€™t be quite so good if you were working in exactly the same office. What if you decide you arenâ€™t right for each other a few months down the line? Awkward! Alternatively, if you did kindle the perfect relationship, spending all your time together could get somewhat boring.
Your ex boyfriendâ€™s party
Your ex boyfriend, your ex boyfriendâ€™s best friend, your ex boyfriendâ€™s cousinâ€™s best friend… no matter who it is, if you have a connection through your ex boyfriend, the chances are that your paths will cross again in the future. If you get along really well with your ex, go for it. If you canâ€™t stand the sight of him, itâ€™s probably not a good idea to be hooking up with someone he knows.
At a bar
This is one of the most common places to meet a man, but itâ€™s also probably one of the worst.Â Itâ€™s dark, there are usually large amounts of alcohol involved and you canâ€™t hear this gentleman over the loud music so you just have to smile and nod.Â Bars are often populated by men looking for the most scantily clad women, too â€“ no thank you!
At a funeral
Funerals are for saying goodbye to the deceased and celebrating their life, not saying â€śhelloâ€ť to a hottie you met two minutes ago. Yes, he may look great in black, but funeral flirting is a no-no, out of respect for the dead. Maybe wait until the wake and then exchange numbers?
When either of you are at work
Whether itâ€™s you working or him, trying to have a flirty conversation around colleagues can be a little cringe-worthy. If you work with your boss, flirting in front of them looks bad. If youâ€™re a manager of the company, it sets a bad example and looks seriously unprofessional.
When heâ€™s involved in his hobby
Is this guy a football fanatic? Or maybe heâ€™s an avid artist? Whatever his hobby, if heâ€™s involved in it when you meet him, hang fire until heâ€™s finished. Itâ€™s not a good idea to approach a man when heâ€™s preoccupied with his hobby â€“ men donâ€™t like being distracted and tend to need one hundred percent concentration. Wait until heâ€™s finished and then ask him how it went. Thatâ€™s got to be the perfect ice breaker if ever we heard one.
Outside a strip club
We donâ€™t really think this one needs an explanation. If heâ€™s outside of a strip club, the chances are heâ€™s after more than a good chat and someone to hold hands with.