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With millions of singles online, the road to love can be a long and crowded one. But despite a few roadblocks and the occasional detour (bye-bye, creeper!), you’ve managed to remain optimistic, make yourself stand out, and land a first date with a new potential match. You’ve worked hard and it’s paying off. This next date could finally be the step in the direction that you’ve wanted to go. Now wouldn’t it be a shame to throw all of that away? Your behavior on your first date is crucial in determining whether or not there’s a second date. Surveys show that men know within the first fifteen minutes of a date whether or not they'd ask that woman out again. Here are the top five first date faux pas to avoid if you're looking to go on a second date.