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A constellation of men cruised the sparsely designed site for similar reasons. Men with burner email accounts. Men taking body pics in toothpaste speckled mirrors. Men taking low angled dick pics attached to ads with embellished measurements.
Men who would never step out publically or speak loudly enough to satiate their true desires. Disappointment being flaked on by a set of cold feet after getting ready or guilt as I cancel a confirmed appointment when a more appeasing dick pic hits my inbox. Chic penthouses in West Hollywood and dilapidated apartments in East Hollywood. I layed in their beds and looked at the variations of their lives.
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I promised myself I would the site for good. For the most part. Assumptions say you start out there, then graduate towards real scenes, but the smartest of us knew that there was always prime dick there that would never show pores on a hookup app or cast a shadow in any bar with a rainbow flag hanging above it.
Christian zealots were interested in meeting up in public areas to play around. The site consisted of crass dishonesty, but so did everything else in life. I assume there will be an inundation of blank profiles and torso pics begging for attention in the popular apps. As well-intentioned as the bill is, it will only succeed in momentarily sending these types back into the shadows.
The site had become a bastion of experimentation. A string of blue and purple hyperlinks directing you to your ultimate pleasures. Where men of different races, cultures, and backgrounds could meet up at the intersection of desperation and loneliness.
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