‘Apparently my flight is in an hour – what the hell? Or, if this was an excuse, it was the worst one ever. ‘Apparently I can’t get the next plane so I might even be missing this one! I looked at the posh bathroom and briefly considered trashing the joint in an act of rebellious defiance, then thought better of it. Regardless, I wasn’t about to hang around on Whatsapp – or Tinder – and wait for him to message me whenever he was back. I was about to pay for my ride home, but that was it.
’ ‘Sadly I don’t think I have a choice in the matter. I jumped out of bed and started throwing my clothes on. The room was nice, but what if I fell asleep then got woken up by some housekeeper asking me to foot the ‘£200 and something’ bill? He’d clearly made the reservation in his name – there was no way he could lump it onto me.
His response to what my friend christened The DTF Method was a simple ‘sure’ followed by an exchange of numbers and a Whatsapp chat.
‘I just figured I may as well cut the bullshit.’ ‘That’s fair. ‘Shall I get us a room or do you want to drink in the hotel lobby first?
So with time, this platform turned into something that was only suitable for the bots to hang around.
However, for real users, numerous stranger or anonymous chat apps have been released ever since.
Almost a decade ago, Omegle introduced the virtual world to the thrill and excitement of chatting with strangers.
It enabled strangers from all over the world connect with each other, and this groundbreaking concept was an instant hit — a website that lets you chat with strangers, randomly.
What if he tied me to the bed, Christian Grey style, then ran away and left me there? ‘Your uh, friend has been texting me,’ the driver said, smirking. For God’s sake man, did I have ‘I’m down to fuck’ written on my forehead or something? They might have called it ‘ambience’ but I felt like I was in a Dickens novel.
I wasn’t going to rush off to meet a stranger and lock myself in a room with him. OK so I’ll message you when I’m there and when I get home.’ I mean, I wasn’t about to let myself get abducted. Ten minutes later, I slid into the cab and we were off. Besides, the lobby was super dark with random lamps scattered around. Luxury shower gels and conditioners lined the wall alongside plush towels. And all this took was asking a few strangers if they were down to fuck.
’ ‘Always.’ ‘If you take it in the ass why not.’ Wait, what.
This is a boning session, not a doctor’s appointment. ‘Tuesday works for me.’ ‘I can get us a place as I run an airbnb company.’ Oooh.
You also have the option to play games with strangers, and that sure makes it a pretty cool app.