Lies, told by the media, former love interests, abusive family member had left fresh scars that refused to heal.I had been falsely told, that if I was “a good Christian girl” I would meet my sweet, perfect Christian husband.By Michaele Acary Two days after my 29th birthday, I boarded a plane headed for Jordan. In a span of ten years, I had experienced several personal setbacks that left me severely depressed.
“Arab men are wife beaters.” The Muslims are terrorists!Yet heinous act of terrorism were committed in my own backyard.For years I waited for Harry to notice me in the sea of blondes and brunettes he dated.After college, Harry vanished to Korea, and then reappeared on my Myspace page, tenderly cradling his Korean girlfriend.When Myspace lost its allure from the fickle millennial attention span, Harry made one final appearance on my Facebook timeline. While scrolling through endless wedding pictures of Harry and his Korean love, I was once again reminded of my non-existent love life. I was plagued with nights of self-doubt and crippling insecurity.
I longed for true love but was deathly afraid of rejection.
These early observations eventually led to the launch of e Harmony in 2000, a dating site which put personality at the centre of its matches.
e Harmony scientists studied thousands of couples, working with them to understand what makes for happy, long-lasting relationships.
That’s why we’re Australia’s most trusted dating site. And after 35 years practicing as a clinical psychologist and counseling thousands of married couples, e Harmony CEO and founder Dr.
Neil Clark Warren came to believe that there was a better way to finding love than letting luck determine your fate. Warren observed that if people were matched based on compatibility they would have more satisfying relationships.
With news of Janet Jackson finding love, marriage and family with a Middle Eastern man, curiosity of such matches have increased.