I had no idea my boyfriend was trying to flirt with me when I met him — I didn't hear what he said and turned to walk away when he spoke to me!
I made an account but chickened out before using it!
For the Deaf, Dating a Hearing Person Can Mean Added Obstacles Dating, it should be acknowledged, is something that’s quite stressful for just about everyone.
But those who suffer from deafness or hearing loss—which is about 15 percent of the U.
But most of all, if I ask them to repeat themselves and they act strangely [or just] say 'Don't worry.' I don't have any horror stories that I'm aware of. But I just laugh it off."What’s the one thing about dating while deaf that you wish hearing people understood? It's harder to connect with someone and hit it off straightaway.
It's harder to respond when someone is flirting and pick up on conversation cues.
She has bilateral sensorineurlal hearing loss of a severe-to-profound nature, which means she relies heavily on both hearing aids and lip reading.