Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am Matt and I live in a village near Colchester at the moment,
having just moved from Bristol. I enjoy eating out, going to the
cinema, going to gigs, going to decent pubs and socialising. I'm
generally chilled out and laid back, but some things do get me
I like the countryside a lot. I am in fact a country bumpkin
originally, and I really like cosy pubs with Real Ale being my
tipple. It's great when there's a roaring fire in the winter and
it's raining outside (obviously the walk home isn't the best in
I have a degree in Environmental Science which I don't use (and
probably probably never will). Environmental issues and politics in
general are fairly important to me, so be prepared to discuss
I feel that I should mention that I love tea. I am definitely a
two-cup man, so, always make a pot. My favourite has to be Lapsang
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I am currently working for the Home Office in a certain role that
may not endear me to some people. But then, that's not my
However, more on this as and when appropriate!
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I'm pretty good at remembering things, drawing, making excellent
tea, hugs, listening, encouraging and supporting people when they
I also seem to be able to put things that I don't want to do off,
and get away with it somehow? I definitely see this as a
The first things people usually notice about me
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"Look at that fine figure of a man over there."
Usually my clothing gets noticed and talked about, and its normally
the same conversation every time.
Other than that I have been told I have nice eyes, so I'll take
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I'm basically trying to get through a disorganized reading list of
classic sci-fi and horror. I see this as a work in progress which
is taking ages...
Love lots of films! Too many to list here but I can tell you if
I like all sorts of music but am kinda into the whole Mod thing, so
loving The Jam, The Kinks, The Who, Small Faces, Animals, The
Selecter, Northern Soul, 90's Brit Pop, Old Skool Punk, Pub Rock,
Ska, Blue Beat, Jazz
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
A decent local pub with decent beer
My M65 Parka (and other clichés)
Tassel Loafers (that's one of those other clichés mentions
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Working. Sadly. But, if I'm not working, you'll find me in the pub.
You should message me if
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If you think I sound okay and fancy going for a pint or something.
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