25 Crucial Questions to Ask on a First Date

By: Teresa McGlothlin

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You've met someone you find attractive. You've asked them out, and now it's time to go. Before you stress out about the right questions to ask, take a deep breath. First and foremost, you should focus on having a good time! With any luck, things will go so well you won't need any questions at all. 

You've already taken steps to get to know your date better, but now it's time to get down to business. Of course, you want your questions to be fun! You should also want them to tell you more about the person sitting across from you. Asking any of these 25 crucial questions can help you see beneath the surface of your attraction. They can get your date to open up to you like an old friend! 

Even the simplest questions can give you insight and informtion, but you don't want to sound boring. "Where are you from?" and "What's your favorite color?" have been asked on every date that ever existed! Step outside the usual and take a step into your future by asking the essential questions. They will provide you with the honesty you need to either go on that second date or avoid it! 

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