Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
UPDATE: Grad student about to start a masters program in Barcelona.
I'm home (in Potomac) for a couple weeks before starting
Dual citizen: US/UK, I think being down-to-earth and having a good
sense of humor are massively underrated.
My friend's will probably tell you that I'm laid-back, happy,
optimistic, funny, even-keeled, really considerate, and the only
person they know who likes English soccer - which I think is pretty
...and I'd also like to think I'm a pretty cool guy too. (not sure
why my inbox isn't blowing up after that line...)
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Finding the shortest distance between my current career path and
leading a simple life.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
being able to look like a local whenever I travel abroad.
Oh, I'm also really good at soccer. Seriously, you want me on your
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I'm all over the place in terms of music but I'm not afraid to
admit that my favorite band ever is Blink-182. (cue the judgmental
I really like movie trailers for some reason. Sometimes they're
just better than the movie.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
1) An appreciation for having won the lottery of life. The fact
that I've never had to face the issues you hear about in other
parts of the world just because of where and when I was born is
both incredible and absurdly unfair. Oh shut up already! No one
wants to hear that prattle.
3) My Kindle (nerd alert!)
4) The phrase "Your stay includes complimentary breakfasts."
5) Common courtesy
6) A well-rounded and, more importantly, a well-intentioned sense
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
how I can secretly fit Taylor Swift and One Direction lyrics into
work emails/conversations to amuse myself... And apparently no one
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
To be honest, I'm usually in bed by 11 and watching youtube /
netflix because I'm decompressing from the work week. How
Update: well, even though I've quit my job, not much has changed
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
you're laid-back, genuinely nice, cultured, not a snob, and not
self-obsessed. Basically, if you're a decent / self-reflective
person we'll get along really well.
you want to teach me Spanish.
... or you look at some of the profiles that come up as "matches"
and you just burst into tears. Then I'm cool with you messaging me
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