Was reading back over previous entries and realise that I never updated this journal on how I got on with the Mutual Friends website. Well, it was an absolute disaster.
I think I made contact with about 8 people in all and seemed to get on well enough in an Email sort of way. I didn’t mention that I am blind in my profile, but did mention that I have a dog.
After chatting to these 8 people for a while and getting to know them a little, I dropped the fact that I am blind into the conversation. Every single one of them stopped writing after that. One even went as far as to say that he thought I was sick for trying to befriend people in that way and that there should be sites just for people like me.
So, my membership has lapsed …