The delicious anticipation, the witty wordplay, the time it takes away from work.
And hey, if it clicks, prior plans have a magical way of falling through at the last minute.
If you feel like you’ve clicked online, then most likely you’ll click in person too; but if not, you know that you gave it a chance and will have no regrets.
Take a leap of faith in your online connection and allow the chance for something truly great to develop.
Otherwise, you’re risking the whole thing fizzling out.
Later on, marathon dates are fine, but close encounters of the first time should be fast and flexible.