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Date Lab: She likes 'em outgoing; he's more reserved. Problem?

Pat: We were both stuffed from dinner, so we didn't get dessert. [But] we got another drink and sat and talked awhile. Then we headed out of the restaurant. I think that was 10 o'clock. She was going to see the "Sex and the City" premiere at 12 [midnight], so I didn't suggest doing anything [else].

Tara: We walked to my car, and we gave each other, like, five hugs. He was like, "Do you want to do this again?" and I was like, "Yeah, I'd love to."

Pat: We talked for a while there and then exchanged numbers, and then I headed for the Metro. I'd probably [rate the date] a 4.5 [out of 5].

Tara: I would rate the date a 3.5, leaning toward a 4. I'm definitely interested, and I'm pretty sure we'll hang out again, but I think I'd have to get to see him more hanging out with his friends, in his element.

Interviews by Christina Breda Antoniades

Update: Pat texted Tara immediately after the date saying he'd had fun. Both were headed out of town, but he planned to call her the following week.

Updated Update: Pat and Tara made plans to go to a Nationals game ... but had to cancel after Tara broke her nose (which we think is a pretty valid reason to bail on a date.) We've got our fingers crossed for a speedy recovery ... and hopefully a second date.


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