"... a glutton for punishment."
(a friend's mom)
"... ridiculous. Ridiculous but thoughtful."
(a girl in my department)
"... one of my 5 significant friends."
(one of MY 5 significant friends)
"... smarter than he thinks he is."
"... MPV [motivated pole-vaulter], not to be confused with MVP."
_ _ _ *to date, this is my highest sports achievement.
My favorite birds are Atlantic puffins because they ride the updrafts, hunt like experts, and manage to be cute while they're doing it.
I'm a romantic pragmatist, so I believe in this site's potential almost as much as I expect its human fallibility (if you write back somewhat dependably and keep a date once you make it, you're aces in my book).
I'm at peace with being a hole-in-the-wall restaurant: it gives me time to perfect the dish I'm cooking.
I'm always up for a good conversation.