There have been some interesting stories on Potentash this year. The stories of dating and character development are some of the most interesting stories. Here are Singlehood Series Stories you need to check out – the last of the stories of this year from late October to the end of December.
I thought I was in a dream when James sent me that text asking if I wanted to go on a trip with him. We had been talking and flirting for years now but I had never given him a chance to date me. However, we had an on-and-off relationship. I thought he was finally making moves to show me that he was serious about us. He Asked Me To Go On A Trip With Him But Ghosted Me On The Day We Were Supposed To Leave
She was looking forward to their date. But her date was so condescending that she couldn’t wait for the date to end. He made fun of her food choices and also bragged too much. It turned her off. The Singlehood Series: My Date Bragged Too Much And Put Me Off
Diana thought she had met the perfect man until he embarrassed her during their date. He was body-shaming her and said she needed to eat more on their first date. But that wasn’t all. The Singlehood Series: He Was Too Good To Be True
She thought she had found the perfect man. They were living together and things were going well until she stayed out late one night with her friend and his reaction was not what she expected. He became violent. The Singlehood Series: She Fell In Love With A Man Who She Thought Was Perfect But He Turned Out To Be An Abuser
I was having a bad streak in my dating life. After recently breaking up with my boyfriend of two years, I wasn’t as confident as I used to be in the love department. Nonetheless, I decided to put myself out there hoping to at least go on a fun date. So far, things were not going well. We were supposed to be on a date but it ended up not being what I thought it would be. I Caught Him Scrolling On Tinder While We Were On A Date
“What’s it like being a surgeon?” I had always wanted to ask this question.
“It’s no different from any other medical personnel.”
“Really? Isn’t it scary operating on patients?”
“No. In fact, I get horny sometimes when I’m at work.”
I didn’t expect him to say that so I didn’t know how to react. I just sat quietly with a shocked look. He was also quiet after realizing what he had said.
“I didn’t mean that I get horny because of operating on people. I meant that I think of it as any other job. It doesn’t interfere with my personal life.” I Went On A Date With A Surgeon Who Confessed He Gets Horny While Operating On His Patients
She was too devoted to the church that she was forgetting about her husband in her quest to make the pastor happy. Her husband tried to talk to her and when that didn’t work he staged an intervention with her mother. The Singlehood Series: Until The Pastor Puts Asunder
My ex-boyfriend couldn’t take the fact that I had moved on and was going on a date with another man. He threatened to ruin my date but I didn’t take it seriously. I didn’t expect that he would send me nudes. My Ex Sent Me Nudes While I Was On A Date
She was trying to get on with life and somebody decided that she needed a sponsor. But this is not what she wanted. Her Potential Sponsor Faked A Phone Call And Left Her At The Supermarket Counter With A Full Trolley
Things were going well. She was getting ready to get married and had even introduced her potential husband to her family. She was ready to get married. Only for her to find out that things were different. The Singlehood Series: He Never Told Her He Had Another Family Back In The Village
When they met he had broken up with his ex-friend. She was coming from a rebound but she thought they were good together. He introduced some of his friends to her and told her that his best friend was a lesbian. So it didn’t matter that they hung out together a lot. The Singlehood Series: His Lesbian Best Friend Turned Out To Be His Ex! He Lied To Me For The Two Years We Dated
There’s nothing more disappointing than a hot guy who doesn’t know how to dress for an occasion. He was supposed to be a blind date and they got along so well but the first time they met she was disappointed at how he dressed for a sporty date. My Date Showed Up In A Suit At A Gaming Spot
She had become the default matchmaker for her friends. Sadly it started interfering with her own relationships and caused her to split up with her boyfriend because of their many demands. At some point, she had to say enough was enough. The Singlehood Series: I Became A Matchmaker For My Friends Instead Of Dating
Victor and I had a very unconventional relationship. I mean, we never met in person and all our dates were on Zoom. However, nothing was normal in 2020. COVID had just rocked the whole world and everything seemed to have turned upside down. I was getting serious cabin fever after being in lockdown for a few weeks. So I decided to join a dating app where I could meet people and have some kind of human interaction. Victor was one of my first matches but we didn’t talk to each other for some time. It was actually a week but during the lockdown, time seemed to move slowly. The Singlehood Series: He Romanced Me On Zoom During The Pandemic Only To Drop A Bombshell After A Year Of Dating
When I got into a relationship with two men, I had no idea things would get to the point that both of them wanted to marry me. I know it’s a cliche but I had no intention of dating two men simultaneously. It just happened. I liked both of them and I didn’t know who to choose. So, I dated them both. However, I wanted to break up with one when I made my choice. That day just never came and they ended up asking me to marry them. I Dated Two Men At The Same Time For Years Who Wanted To Marry Me
I thought I was going to meet my rich Prince Charming but we ended up at the supermarket. I think he was trying to get a rich woman to support his lifestyle. We Met On Tinder. My Date Told Me He Was Rich Then He Pulled A Stunt In The Supermarket
She wanted to try having an open relationship and he was against the idea. But she insisted and since he wanted to please her, he accepted. He wasn’t planning to go out with anyone but eventually, he decided to do so as well. Things turned out great. The Singlehood Series: She Asked Him For An Open Relationship But She Didn’t Expect The Turn Of Events
Anita was so glad she had Brian in her life up until their one-year anniversary when things went south. When she found out he was cheating she decided that she would make him suffer. The Singlehood Series: She Discovered That Her Boyfriend Was Cheating And Taught Him A Lesson.
She went out looking for proof of his betrayal but discovered he wasn’t the person she thought he was. He was acting suspiciously and she investigated only to find out that his secret was something she couldn’t live with. The Singlehood Series: The Resourceful Boyfriend Hid A Dark Secret
She did everything to make sure that he would feel loved. He constantly made her feel like she needed to set aside her job for their relationship. He was always complaining about her job and how much time she spent there. The Singlehood Series: He Belittled Her Job
Simon knew exactly what to say to get me hooked on him and after a few dates, I was addicted. He was like my drug. I could hardly function the whole day without seeing him. Somehow, I convinced him to move in with me. I think he was tired of driving from his place to my place every day. For me, I just wanted him all to myself. I also wanted to monitor his moves since I knew he could be a heartbreaker. The Heartthrob Turned Heartbreaker – His Good Looks And Charm Blinded Her To All The Red Flags
You know they say you have to kiss a couple of frogs before you find your prince. God only knows how true it is in this Nairobi city of ours. In June 2013, I was with my frog. This man had cheated on me twice but I stayed because I thought I loved him. I was tired though. We were fighting again and I was pissed. I didn’t expect to find love again. The Singlehood Series: How I Found Love In An Unexpected Place
Mercy was known as the go-to relationship coach when your relationship was in the trenches. She was good at her job which had earned her a reputation around the city. She was admired and envied by many in equal measure. As a relationship coach, she always presented herself as a happily married woman. She also never failed to reference her marriage whenever she talked about a successful relationship. Behind closed doors, however, things were different. Her marriage wasn’t as perfect as she had portrayed it to be. The Relationship Coach Who Was In A Toxic Relationship
Everyone knew about our relationship and suddenly I went from being in the background to being the popular girl. I liked it so much that I let a lot of things slide. Mark wasn’t exactly the kind of guy I wanted. He was extremely narcissistic and self-centred. The minute I agreed to date him I started to notice his true colours. Our sex life was the worst part of our relationship. We were hardly intimate and when we were, he refused to go down on me completely. “I can’t go down on a girl. It’s not my thing.” He’d say every time I asked him. The Singlehood Series: I Cheated On My Boyfriend Because He Refused To Go Down On Me
I have met all sorts of men but none like my ex. This man is the definition of fake it till you make it. The thing is he believed his own lies so much that he’ll go above and beyond to prove them. I could never get a straight answer from him. I knew this when we were dating and it was one of the reasons we broke up. However, when he asked me out on a date three years after we broke up I thought things would be different. I guess it’s true when they say a tiger never changes his stripes. Henry was a professional liar. Whether he was trying to explain his whereabouts or what he was doing, he always lied. The Singlehood Series: My Date Almost Got Into An Accident Because He Was A Terrible Driver
I had heard rumours about Brenda and her not-so-clean house but I found it hard to believe. When you see her, you’ll understand why. It wasn’t because she was beautiful. I know beautiful girls who are extremely dirty. It was the fact that she always looked so well put together. Everything detail about her outfit was always well thought out to create a head-turning look. If you saw her walking down the busy CBD in a swarm of people, you would think she was a CEO of a big company or a business mogul. I Couldn’t Date My Crush Because Her House Was Infested With Cockroaches
Be careful who you let into your life because sometimes, your close friends can be worse than your enemies. She shared her secret with her best friend thinking that her secret was safe. The Singlehood Series: My Close Friend Incited My Husband To Divorce Me
Bella’s intention was to help her best friend. Little did she know the long-term impact it would have on their friendship. She let her best friend convince her to do a boyfriend loyalty test. It did not end the way they thought it would. The Singlehood Series: My Best Friend Used Me To Test Her Boyfriend And It Ruined Our Friendship
She drove away every girl I tried to date, including my dream girl. I had had enough and I wanted her to be gone. I was tired of her trying to mess up my life. The Singlehood Series: The Girl Who Doesn’t Take No For An Answer
I found out my girlfriend was cheating on me in the worst possible way. My friend saw her kissing another man inside his car. That wasn’t even the worst part. It turned out the man was her colleague who had hired her for the job. I think the most humiliating thing is finding out that your partner is having an office affair. I didn’t know what to do since I knew if I confronted her she would just deny it. So, I came up with a plan that would make her feel the way I felt when I found out she was cheating. The Singlehood Series: I Made My Girlfriend Quit Her Job And Then Dumped Her After I Found Out She Was Cheating.
My dream was always to have a beach wedding. I thought it was the most romantic setup and I loved the ocean. Lucky for me, I met a fellow hopeless romantic and we fell head over heels for each other. Francis was a successful, charming man who swept me off my feet the minute we met. He was a bit older than me but it was very hard to tell. He looked younger than most guys I had been with. Maybe it was the money that kept him young. The Singlehood Series: A Destination Wedding Turned Chaotic After His Estranged Wife Showed Up.
When my last relationship ended, I thought that was the last I’d hear from my ex. Like most of my relationships, things didn’t end well and we couldn’t stay friends even if I wanted to. In addition, the reason we broke up was that he was too possessive and jealous of me. It was sweet at first but after one year of dating, things began to get toxic and I even had to move to a different apartment. I never imagined that I would be in my situation. Usually, I have excellent taste in men and I only date the best. However, my friend introduced me to this guy and we grew to like each other. In the beginning, my spirit absolutely rejected him. I just hated him for no reason but he was adamant and I started seeing a good side of him. The Singlehood Series: My Ex’s Girlfriend Moved Into The Apartment Next To Me – I Don’t Think It Is A Coincidence.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. In my case, it was worth more than that and it uncover the unimaginable. I got into a relationship with Victor, my ex-boyfriend, knowing very well he had a baby mama. Normally, I don’t do this for obvious reasons. Most men with baby mamas have baby mama drama but after getting to know Victor, I learnt that he didn’t even communicate with his baby mama. When he needed to send money, he called her mother. After thinking that he was different, he ended up cheating on me with his baby mama. The Singlehood Series: I Found Out He Was Still Sleeping With His Baby Mama.
Kevin and Renee were considered a normal couple by friends and family. However, once they got married, things went from normal to hectic. The two had dated for two years before deciding to tie the knot. Kevin’s parents were shocked that he had decided to settle down, given the Casanova behaviours he had displayed in his early adulthood. His father tried to tell him that marriage was not easy, so it was essential to evaluate if he was ready for it. It is often said that marriage is not for the weak. Unfortunately, Kevin realized this when his marriage had reached rock bottom. A Mistake Exposed His Affair And Ruined His Marriage
They seemed to get along very well. She was an academic writer which paid her bills but he seemed to have a problem with that. He would make some snide remarks which made her uncomfortable. The Singlehood Series: When He Thinks His Academic Credentials Make Him The Prize
It’s been seven months since Larry left, but the sting in my heart still feels like it was just this morning. Larry was Shan’s boyfriend and Shan was my former best friend. They had dated for over a year before we got together and our friendship went down the drain. Honestly, I wish things had panned out differently. Not for my selfish gains, but for my sanity. Because losing my best friend and now, a boyfriend was too much to bear. It Was Meant To Be A One Night Stand, But Turns Out He Dated My Entire Girlfriend Group
During their entire relationship, Doris was patient, hoping her partner would change for the better. But not even his sneaker obsession could get him to be better for her. The Singlehood Series: I Bought His Entire Sneaker Collection Yet He Barely Spent A Dime On Me
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