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TOPIC: And THIS is why people don't respond to emails
Created by: columbiacouple27
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Got an email from a couple recently that quite frankly hadn't really read our profile and were clearly not what we are looking for. We sent them a pretty standard reply basically saying thanks for the email but we're not interested. Got a nastygram back from them basically telling us what losers we are and how after looking at our profile again they're not really interested in us either. We try to reply to every email we get, but this kind of thing is SUCH a turn off that I really can understand why people take the position that no response is really it's own form of response.

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Personally, I was raised that it is rude not to reply to someone who speaks to you. I fully understand if the person was crude, ie. I wanna fuck that ass, or in some sense did not read your profile and was WAY off base with what you are looking for. But I am talking about the polite, articulate queries that are sent, in an attempt to make a contact. We always explain our likes and desires, outside the LS, and if we contact a single woman, ask HER to choose the place of meeting, understanding the desire and need to be careful. But to be brutally honest, far toomany are just rude, and figure you will get that no response, is a NO response. But if someone takes the time to write a decently worded and polite note, then the same should be sent back to them, whether to accept or decline. At least that is how we view this. We give and expect dignity and respect. If you can't show that via email, then we wouldn't have been a good match anyway, I guess. Come on, guys, just TRY to find the time for a quick, polite reply.

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If you don't hear from the person just move on. Don't let it get to you. You also need toremember that people have other things going on in life besides swinging.

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I know I have got cursed at for showing interest in an older couple before. It's one of those things. Some people, yes even in this lifestyle, are just assholes through and through. They can't help but attempt to degrade and belittle just about everyone they talk to. It's doesn't mean you should stop responding or give up all hope. It's just means you have to cry a little on the inside and have some amazing sex with the good couples you meet. Atlest, that's how we handle it.

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Hi, I'm new to this site, not new to the lifestyle, and realize that I'm behind the eight ball before I even began here, as a "single male"-(hey, can't help it that I'm single now- I divorced over this lifestyle!). I wrote my profile, had other friends in the LS check it (both couples & single females) & followed their suggestions. So far, I've received two responses- to which I replied, never heard back from either. I also sent approximately twenty eight interest messages out....some never read, but the majority were read,& never replied back. Ok, figured I'm really doing something wrong here-never had this problem before. Had the folks who'd helped me initially, look at everything. All nine people felt everything- profile, pics, replies, messages of interest, - were absolutely appropriate, courteous, polite, well written, & not offensive. These were all local people I'd written to after reading their profiles carefully. At this point I've just decided not to participate any further on SLS. Unbelievably rude, insensitive, people. I never ignored a message on my other sites- ALWAYS gave a response in a polite manner... A very disappointed single guy who wanted to make friends.

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I think it is too Much hype put on this profile business, bottom line is everyone is here for the same thing at the end of the day, just in a different way, and with rules.

If you get lots of emails in a day, and it is not what the doctor order, then , may be the profile is given the wrong message, and maybe you could send out a auto response. Nevertheless, rude is uneceptable, and disrespectful. If it is not what I wanted, kindly tell them, your great but were looking for ??. Because remember no one is perfect and you do have some crazies around, if they get rud then you move on. Kindness will kill the them.

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It is rude to some extent to not reply, but you also have to understand that if you send a message with something so generic as "hey sexy I wanna hit that" or similar, thats just a very unattractive way of starting up a comversation. Also if a single man sends a message to a couple with out reading their profile which clearly states no single men, do you really ecpect a reply? i know the day I signed up here I got 300 messages within the time I was at work. It is not easy to respond to300 messages in a timely manner. Just my take on it all.

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If we sent an email to a couple who had the following.

NO BI MEN WE ARE ONLY INTERESTED IN BLACK SINGLE BBW WOMEN.

As a white couple with a bi man and a non BBW woman.........Wouldnt we be the dumb asses?

Are they really jerks if they dont respond to us?

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I think when this topic comes up we argue 2 different points.

The majority of our emails come from people who are not even remotely close to what we are looking for. Well outside our age range, way too far away, or straight. And they include nothing that we ask for such as pics or more than one line.

So those, we personally think when it comes to being rude "they started it"

I think the other point being argued is people who do email, and are generally looking for the same thing, but there is a lack of personal interest on the part of the receiver.

Such as if we had another couple who was bi, around our age, and local who sent us a nice email with pics.

They are a "match". But for whatever reason, we arent attracted to them lets say.

Then YES YES YES I agree it would be rude for us not to respond to them.

When someone takes the time to read your profile, write you a personal email, include what you ask for.....They do deserve the courtesy of a response good or bad.

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There is no excuse for not responding or being nasty, a simple how are you or some tasteful and respectful response is good enought, because the same way people want there profile read is the same thought you should take in giving someone a response back.

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To say no response is really a reponse is disrespectful to the sender in our opinion. We all want respectable members here and to ignore, or not reponse, to a message isn't right. I agree that a response might bring on a nastygram but by responding you did not disrespect the sender. If you get a nastygram following a reply, then you can ignore them because retaliation is just stooping to their level of inmaturity. We have sent many messages that get read but remain unreplied. Have a good night

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