Chat with women online into taboo
Her parents sent her to Catholic schools, and her mother, a retired district judge, now jokes that she wants her money back.
Her daughter’s beat is in the vilest corners of cyberspace, in chat rooms indicating “fetish” or various subgenres of flagrant peccancy.
The only window is high on the wall, over a tall filing cabinet, and opens into a well, below ground level.
"Of course, you get your fair share of chancers but there are lots of professional people who genuinely seem to be looking for relationships." But what do Italians make of the online dating world?After months of prowling Internet chat rooms, posing as the mother of two young daughters, Detective Michele Deery thought she had a live one: “parafling,” a married, middle-aged man who claimed he wanted to have sex with her kids.But was he just playing a twisted game of seduction?"It has become a very useful way for people with busy lives to make new acquaintances,” she tells The Local."But lots of people won’t admit it through fear of embarrassment as society has not overly accepted it yet." Having been left love-notes in obscure places, Ines Becker, a German researcher living in Rome, doesn’t believe online dating is a necessity in Italy.
When I lived in London, I went out with dozens of girls I met online, some of whom I’m still friends with.