Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
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Ok - those that hang around on here have noted that yes, I'm still
here. Those that are new, Hi! Yes I'm easy to talk to and quite
normal (tick) however turns out I'm a bit fussy, opinionated and
stubborn. I do like to consider that these can be endearing
traits... although I realise this might take some convincing! But,
the point is, that's why I'm still here (in case you were
I've moved down from the north nearly 7 years ago, but you're
lucky, my accent doesn't give me away too much. I like the city,
but I'm from the country, so now like the mashup of both;
convenience with trees. I'm mostly found wittering about films,
books or the news in a coffee shop, and I'm no expert on any of
those topics, but I just enjoy the conversation.
Like most who are hitting nearly 30 (gulp) I have developed my own
odd tendencies - of this i'm fully aware! So I rate things, speak
to fast, like guessing games, and enjoy factual anomalies.
No idea what I'm looking for in a guy, just someone who is honest,
intelligent, genuine and their own person and as independent as I
am. (A good cook, handy around the house and doesn't mind an odd
animal here and there never goes astray as "desirable traits"
...oh, and tall too, please be taller than me!)
And don't be boring. Please god, don't be boring. I don't deal to
well with boring. But remember, I'm a geek, so I might not find the
standard things boring....
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Working, running with the dog, trying to buy a house...
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Making conversation; being annoyingly cheery in the early mornings
and still communicable late at night (sometimes, not always
guaranteed); staying positive; enjoying most films; being
coordinated; throwing and catching; looking at nice views; not
being bored by my own company; touch typing; getting easily
The list is practically endless...
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I could be crude here, but I'll resist the urge....
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: Terry Pratchett, Patricia Cornwell, Crichton, Stephen King,
Karen Slaughter, Christopher Reich...if it has a good story...I'll
Movies & Shows: Black Hawk Down, Bourne films, Bond films,
Prison Break, Merlin, Sex and the City, Billy Elliott, Behind Enemy
Lines, The Thin Red Line, Platoon, Full Metal Jacket, Saving
Private Ryan, Source Code, De Ja Vu, The Secret Life of Walter
Mitty, Any films by Wes Anderson, particularly Moonrise Kingdom,
The imaginarium of Dr Parnassus, Mr and Mrs Smith, (hmm there might
be a theme here... - consider it "Action and War films with the odd
random one thrown in...that generally sums up my film
Food: Anything - just not raw tomatoes please!! Or liver, or
indeed, crab meat, or mussels, or olives...well I didn't think I
*Update*....turns out I can tolerate olives...ooo good I always
wanted to join in the starters at an Italian! And drink
cosmopolitans without pulling a face
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Computer; dog; phone; car; money; good health.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Why I detest coat hangers...
Plotting the downfall of coat hangers...
Getting annoyed at having to have coat hangers in my
Considering why I have a wardrobe in the first place...
Should I really say these things out loud...?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Enjoying a bit of well earned "sitting" time...
Preferably with a film, and cup of tea, and biscuits, loooots of
biscuits. The more biscuits the merrier..
You should message me if
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powers to speed up and slow down time, are the arch nemesis to Evil
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