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Staying at a stranger's place,,, Yay, or nay?

Discussion in 'Other Off Topic Forum' started by kenny, Dec 7, 2003.

  1. kenny

    kenny Formula Junior

    Nov 9, 2003
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    I am supposed to give some girl in my school (she's an undergrad) a ride back home for winter break... I posted an offer of a ride on the school's network rideboard and she replied.. Driving to Williamsburg to NYC is long, so I thought I can use some company and someone to pay for gas... A gal replied wanting a ride to the DC area, and after a few emails back and forth, said her mom would offer to let me stay overnite to split up the long drive...

    Yay, or nay?? or is this a set up for disaster?? Worst comes to worst, I can just drop her off and go straight home...
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  3. lesterm

    lesterm Formula Junior

    Nov 3, 2003
    Durham, NC
    Nay! At least for me, staying at a strangers place is awkward at best.
  4. wax

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    What does her mom look like?
  5. darth550

    darth550 Five Time F1 World Champ
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    See how the ride goes and make a game time decision.

  6. F40

    F40 F1 Rookie

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    MILF seeker! Kenny, if you get to share a bed, and shes hot, go for it!
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  8. lesterm

    lesterm Formula Junior

    Nov 3, 2003
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    I'm sorry, I've been in a relationship for too long. I am but a shell of my former self now. *Pulls out pre-relationship persona*

    If she is hot and she doesn't have a guest room, go for it! If she wants you to sleep on the couch, say you have back problems and sleeping on the couch will screw you up. You took her home, the least she can do is let you sleep in her bed (preferable with her in it).
  9. MarkPDX

    MarkPDX F1 World Champ
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    And don't forget a tripod for the video camera.
  10. jimpo1

    jimpo1 Two Time F1 World Champ
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    Keep your options open. Tell her you planned to drive straight through, but if it's ok, you'll see how you're feeling when you hit DC. If you like her and it goes well and you're comfortable, stay. If not, keep going.
  11. JOEV

    JOEV F1 Rookie
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    Good video potential, but be careful as you may wake up with a bondage ball in your mouth and hear someone say, "Bring out the gimp" in the background.
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  13. Juice It

    Juice It F1 Rookie

    Sep 22, 2002
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    If she is hot, go for it! Kinda strange though because the first leg of your no more than 6 hr drive will be around 2 hrs. How will you act wiped out at that point?
  14. enjoythemusic

    enjoythemusic F1 World Champ

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    Ok, enough testosterone and time to be serious... Say you are not sure, carefully check out the situation (and if you are tired) when you get there. Keep it platonic and honorable.

    Just my humble 2 yen.

    Enjoy the Drive,

    Steven R. Rochlin
  15. kenny

    kenny Formula Junior

    Nov 9, 2003
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    My guess is she's probably not hot, otherwise, she'd know better and want to keep the trip as short as possible... A hot girl even a bimbo already knows a lot of guys would potentially want to latch onto her so she'd keep the initial meeting short unless she knows for sure she likes the person...
  16. Artherd

    Artherd F1 Veteran

    Jun 19, 2002
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    I can't really help you withought pics :)

    Watch out for yourself too, you don't know these people.

    You really have to make a judgement call after meeting them. Keep your options open untill that point.

  17. Doody

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    watch your back, dude ;)

  18. kenny

    kenny Formula Junior

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    I go to a small school in a small town... Most students here are the studious, conservative types... It's not much of a party school at all... Most girls here are plain jane who stay home friday nights studying...
  19. cohiba_man

    cohiba_man Formula Junior

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    Random girl wants you to sleep over....answer is ALWAYS yes!!
  20. davem

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    Let's see mom offers??? Hmmm, maybe mom knows her daughter needs all the help she can get!? Is there some directory at school you can look up a picture. Also Kenny you were discussing upgrading your digital camera. Get the new camera before this trip just in case!
  21. PeterS

    PeterS Four Time F1 World Champ
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    Lets say she's 'OK'. I would have a plan-B on your plate. On the way there, if she says "are you going to stay over'?, just say "we'll see". If you get there and its 'bad', bail to the hotel. IMPORTANT: Pay for the gas. You will crank the 'class' notch up a bit. She probably has friends she may want to introduce you to....Play this one for all its worth, what the hell!
  22. JaguarXJ6

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    Feb 12, 2003
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    Stay one step ahead of her. Have at least one backup plan. Believe me when I say she has one... keep cool and you may both be surprised. Stranger things have happened!


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