Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am a happy and content person with very inquisitive mind who
enjoys reading, history, sightseeing, people watching and
Love variety of music - World, folk, jazz and classical; stand up
comedy, walks and arts; good discussions too - I am a deep thinker,
I'm intelligent, well educated and a professional. Also love
skiing, but that is only once a year for a week so not sure if it
counts as a hobby :)
I love dancing and used to until recently go to Ceroc/modern jive
classes every week. I'm not quite ready for Strictly, but give me
I am very easy going and get along well with most people.
I am friendly and confident and value open mindedness, loyalty and
monogamy in people.
I am happiest with people that share both my open-mindedness and
I need good conversation, mental stimulation and that elusive
Also age wise - I am after someone close to my age i.e. 40+ .
I don't smoke, have 2 kids and 4 pets. Like occasional drink
(preferably cider), but equally happy to be the nominated driver.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I am working as an IT Engineer with very geeky people, but I am not
really one of them however I enjoy the challenge of ever changing
technologies and concepts. My memory has never been as good as now.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Cooking, talking, listening, putting up tent in rain, walking long
distances and dancing.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My smile and that I am a genuinely nice person interested in what
they are saying.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Reading "Contempt" by Alberto Moravia and "THe son" by Philipp
Meyer right now.
Some of my favourites:
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
Twelve Bar Blues by Patrick Neate
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
The Master and Margerita by Mikhail Bulgakov
The Magic Mountain by T Mann
Property by Valerie Martin
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
My Mac, walking boots, bottle of water, my tent, my JRT's
extendable lead and my Kindle.
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?
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
Like me you'd rather went for a long walk than watched tv.
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