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Meet Cute #8: Alex and the Mystery Emailer —

I thought it was junk mail at first. The subject line was “Hi there Alex,” which is my name, and because it was in my spam folder surrounded by asterisks and capital letters and promises of great sex, I figured it was one more crazy thing, undeserving of a second glance.

Still, I was having a blue, lonely night, so I decided to click on it anyway. I braced myself for a popup window to appear, asking me to download some virus. But a popup didn’t appear. Inside the email was a message of just a few lines:

“Meet me at the spot where you had your last kiss. You know the place.”

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