The Textlationship, Part 4 – Missed Chance | Lucy Goes Dating
Lucy's been talking to Ben, who slid into her DMs on Twitter and miraculously turned out not to be a creepy stalker at all, but actually a charming, intelligent, thoughtful, sensitive, and all-round lovely guy. To catch up from the beginning, go to Part 1 - Approach, or for last week's take a look at Part 3 - Feelings. Before she knew it, and in spite of her better judgement, Lucy found herself not only handing over her phone number and revealing her true identity to Ben, but also texting him constantly, chatting on the phone, and even - horrors! - developing feelings for the guy. A guy she's never even met! But as always there's a fly in the ointment. While Ben's been chatting to Lucy on Twitter, he's also been on a few dates with Another Woman. It's 2018, after all, and this is What People Do. But it's OK, because Ben's assured Lucy that although he and The Other Girl have already been on four dates, he isn't really feeling it, so it's probably going to fizzle out soon, and then