But you won’t find it written in the stars or hidden in the usual places. It’s a perfect storm of low-to-no patience, crazy pace of life and sky-high expectations. Aneeka explains in this video how Project 143 can help…

Someone hunky, with gorgeous blue eyes and who totes understands you and your crazy family. Basically if your future husband isn’t a doctor, your parents will be secretly devastated. All aunties = cupid Any female relative / family friend / someone your mum said hello to once over the age of 35 will be desperately on the lookout for you and can reel out your physical description, educational achievements and your current job at any given moment. Strict criteria It’s not like you aren’t allowed to marry whoever you want, but there is a simple criteria that your parents would like you to follow. That’s how absurd they will find your choice of partner. Online dating = dire selection If you reckon that Po F and Tinder are bad, then in comparison to the British Asian specialist online dating site they showcase the crème de la crème of singletons.

Simple to them means a certain religion, shoe size… Realistically you’ve got a better chance of finding a dodo than finding a match on 8. Spies everywhere Due to an abundance of relatives and family friends living in close proximity you can’t go for a Nando’s date at your local branch. Boy friend = boyfriend Your parents simply refuse to believe that any male friend isn’t a potential suitor for your hand in marriage. You’ve been ambushed at least once On more than one occasion your parents have casually invited a couple round and their son over for Sunday tea.

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Black men get low response rates when they contact other races.

The difference between preference and prejudice may be a subtle one on the individual scale, but when you look at the trends, it's clearly a problem.

Hilarious if you are simply an outside observer, and probably pretty depressing if you're someone getting these messages.

It seems the objectification is hardly limited to dating websites, though, as comedy videos like "What kind of Asian are you? It goes the other way as well, with women of all races preferring white men, apart from black women who prefer black men.

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But imagine having a strict list of criteria from your parents and practically your whole family involved in trying to find you someone.