It's also very unlikely that in the moment tumble weed is spiraling past you, you're thinking to yourself, "what a blessing this moment is! With a little space for reflection, often these dire, awkward moments can teach us something.
I'll put my hands up and say I am the first person to be strategic when it comes to communicating with new people.
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'I didn't always use protection - caught without any, in the heat of the moment, I threw caution to the wind.
Then I discovered I had chlamydia.' You'd be forgiven for assuming that Judy is an irresponsible 20- something, heedless of the consequences of her actions.
However, in Singapore at the start of 2014, one in five marriages had resulted in divorce, compared to one in eight in 2003, with the failure rate particularly acute in the 20s to 30s age group.
Between 19, divorce in England and Wales in the 45-plus age group rose by more than 30 per cent.
Health Protection Agency figures show a 60per cent increase in cases of chlamydia in 2008 in this age group, compared to 2004.
The popularity of online dating and surprising lack of sexual knowledge in older adults are contributory factors.
There are many light bulb moments that bring us to this blissful state - which is why the following list is by no means exhaustive.
I've written this because I am feeling it, right now.
A second chance at love Dating after divorce is likely to be both an exciting and scary prospect but not an unusual one.