Another strategy is to have a few interesting news stories ready.Maybe you read an article last week about a monkey who taught himself how to ride a bike, or a man who lived for 6 months without eating any food.For example, if her response to the first question is "I'd see Nickelback in Japan", you can reply several different ways: "Japan, eh? I don't know much about Japanese culture, but I LOVE sushi - it's one of my favorite things to eat! for some reason, I figured you'd be more of a Justin Bieber fan.

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Where would you go, and which artist would you see?

" After your date answers the question, you can take her answers and use them to fuel the conversation further.

Keep the conversation going and before you know it, the 5 minutes will be over.

You'll probably leave on a high note, and she'll be left wanting to continue talking to you!

" From this point, you can just allow the conversation to develop naturally, by taking her answers and forming new questions from them.

It's always good to have about 3 or 4 questions prepared so that you have stuff to talk about in case the discussion slows down.

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