Dating a blind

She can distinguish lights from darks, and her seeing-eye dog helps her navigate the world. For Jolliff, such dating platforms are largely incompatible with Voiceover, a screen reading software she uses on her i Phone.Yet her dog can’t help her swipe right or left on Tinder. They’re also completely image-based, she says, meaning they don’t reflect how she experiences life.The two persons who take part in the blind date have never met or seen each other, thus the name blind date.

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“It’s usually in between our initial contact and our first date that I tell them,” Jolliff says.

“I will not ever be the person that surprises them.

As of May 2013, it was estimated that 11% of adult Americans had used online dating websites or mobile dating applications, and 59% of American Internet users agreed that online dating was a good way to meet people.

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