My husband and I recently went out for a karaoke night with some friends. I was super stoked that he asked me because I'd never been to a karaoke club and I'm a person who is totally in love with the idea of getting up on a stage and being a rockstar for a night (and then returning to your boring life).
Going out together is an important bonding opportunity that sometimes ends in failure for us. Outings with talking are awkward between us because we truly are very different people. Like polar opposites in more ways than maybe you should be with a soulmate. There have been many nights that ended in a silent, angry car or train ride home. We've learned to stick with concerts and movies… but I'm proud of us. We sang one song together and it turned out to be one hell of a night. Karaoke may end up in the rotation of our date night possibilities. If you're curious you can check out part of our performance here.
I came up with this list of qualities to help you (and us) win at both: