Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
65% Oxygen, 18% Carbon, 10% hydrogen, 3 % nitrogen, assorted other
trace elements. 48 year old Caucasian American male of Irish
heritage, 175 lbs, 5'10", no specific regional background but
resident of the South and Tennessee for most of his years. At or
near his BMI, but not currently in fighting trim due to other
concerns. Net worth is negligible due to same. Father to one 16
year old female. Interests--kayaking, history, movies, hiking,
exploring, reading. No known organizational, terrorist or criminal
affiliations, not considered a threat at present. Political
leanings-staunchly liberal. Religious leaning--raised conservative
Christian, which explains why he is very agnostic tending toward
atheist now. Atypical for region, not interested in usual pastimes
of watching sports, listening to country music or any form of
hunting/fishing. Somewhat high IQ but has atrophied a bit from lack
of use (see region and political/religious persuasion of same).
Honest, dependable, lonely...
What I’m doing with my life
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Kayaking, hiking, working, movies, exploring...
I’m really good at
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Writing, outdoorsy stuff, Risk, being rock solid dependable, saying
what everyone is thinking but afraid to say (or so said the
coworkers at one job), passion, making lists (my one OCD trait),
checking them twice lol, surprising people with what I can do.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Most women usually like my eyes.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I am fond of history and science, so you can find me reading things
there often. I enjoy Hemingway and many of the other classics of
literature. Movies and TV--I am partial to SciFi though I do enjoy
other genres save horror. Like everyone else, I like the Walking
Dead, Game of Thrones and Mad Men. Music--I am a classic rock kind
of guy, though I have branched out into more modern stuff and enjoy
classical. Food--sushi, a good steak... Not a foodie but I love to
explore new dining choices.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I have had the misfortune to have lost almost everything twice in
my life. It is amazing what you find is nonessential. Hope is the
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
My future, my daughter's future, history, politics, environmental
issues, various storylines I make up and develop in my head,
sources for new music for my iPod, my next trip, my next BIG trip,
trips I would take if you were there...
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Recharging from work for the weekend.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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That Ethel Jackson and John Bernson had sex after the pep rally in
1982 despite both dating other people then. Oh wait, was it
something from MY life I was supposed to admit? Pfft! No way!
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You are ready to meet someone and are not interested in playing
games. if you still behave as far as dating like you did in high
school or college, pass me by. Believe it or not, I have a really
good sense of humor. I got tons of compliments on how funny the
previous incarnation of my profile. Humor and 10 cents will
apparently only get you a cup of coffee. Time for seriousness. Be
serious, then we can go searching for fun and happiness.
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