Ghost stories have an even older history in Japanese literature, dating back to at least the Heian period (794–1185).
Konjaku Monogatarishū written during that time featured a number of ghost stories from India, China and Japan.
A year later, I get a call from Alex, asking if he can travel cross-country to visit me, stay in my house, and meet my parents. " -Amanda, 23"I was using the same opening line on Bumble for every guy—' You can only listen to one song for the rest of your life. '—when one of them (we'll call him Alan) replied, ' Does that line actually work for you?
' Then another replied, ' What Alan said.' Apparently, they were friends who happened to be together when I messaged them both the same thing!
So he decided he was going to stay that night instead of driving home.
Spending too much time on Tinder, Bumble, or Ok Cupid will make any sane person yearn for simpler times.
You know, like when singles met potential mates at corn husking bees or whatever.
This was around 18 months ago, and he still messages me from time to time with a "hey," or my favourite, "I miss you." Met a guy who seemed to be decent.
We went to see a movie, and he kept talking about my feet — how "beautiful and sexy" he thought they were. " Later, during the movie, he asked if he could suck on my toes. I excused myself to go to the restroom and just walked straight out the door and left him in the theater.