Once upon a time, our parents didn't have a clue what we were doing online.
The internet was a new and exciting place, and it seemed like a safe and inpenetrable fortress of unsupervised mischief.
You are under no obligation to meet someone, regardless of how long you’ve been chatting to them, and, if you feel under any sort of pressure to do so, it’s time to move on.
Opt for a neutral meeting place When meeting someone for the first time (read: second, third and fourth) arrange your date in a neutral place - and never accept a dinner invite at a person’s house.
Only, truth be told, all the people in those rooms were probably either under the age of 12 or over the age of 50.