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How to meet new people?

I am recently separated and want to make new friends. Before i met my husband I always had friends at my house on the weekends just to watch movies or play board or video games. My husband was a grouch and really didn't like to have people over so I ended up without many of my friends left after a 10 year relationship,they have all moved on to different parts of there lives.

I have always gotten along better with men and I am just looking for friendship,but I'm lost as to go about it. I have very little money to go out and do things, I moved out and then my hours got cut in half at work. I'm really lonely when the kids are not here and I don't even have ppl to chat with online. Every time I try that someone tries to turn it into cyber sex and ugh that's not what I'm looking for.

Any ideas would be greatly appreciated, thank you.

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J.Ann96

Asked by J.Ann96 at 9:30 PM on Jul. 10, 2011 in Relationships

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  • I don't have any advice except, I am here to chat anytime and I PROMISE...NO CYBER SEX CHAT!!! LOL.
    zoomomto3

    Answer by zoomomto3 at 9:32 PM on Jul. 10, 2011

  • When I moved to a new town, I joined a church and now I know practically the whole town. There is also always some kind of activity put on by the church that need volunteers. That is a good way to meet people. Get involved in your community.
    maggiebgood

    Answer by maggiebgood at 9:36 PM on Jul. 10, 2011

  • Start volunteering. The only cost is gas to get there and you'll meet lots of great people.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 11:16 PM on Jul. 10, 2011

  • i agree- volunteer, interact with EVERYONE there! remember names... invite them out for coffee/dinner. be friendly with both females and males... and if a guy is looking for sex- tell them straight up that you just want a friendship
    Shy_Dia

    Answer by Shy_Dia at 11:57 PM on Jul. 10, 2011

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