Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
SWM, never married, no kids, drug & disease-free, and have ZERO
felonies or restraining orders.
UPDATE: I'll be in Portland this weekend visiting my brother.
My friends like me because I'm reliable, honest/direct &
upfront, never dull, and because I'm always up for a fun
Born and reared in south central Texas, but early on in my life I
developed a travel bug and still make good use of my passport
I come from a large family, so doting on my seven nieces and
nephews is a lot of fun and keeps me busy. (Of course, I'm their
My friends describe me as a charming & witty gentleman and one
who has almost always has an interesting observation about the
mundane. Being an engineer, I'm a problem solver, yes; but I'll
never be accused or suspected of having Asperger's Disease.
A cold beer or tasty margarita on a hot day at the lake or a gin
& tonic before a great dinner is awesome, but I'm not much of a
drinker like I was when I was younger.
I work hard and I play hard too, but you wouldnt describe me as an
adrenaline junkie --climbing K-2 or kayaking a class V is probably
not on my calendar this year.
The woman I'm hoping to match with is smart, sane & sexy. She
has an independent mind and spirit, but she still appreciates good,
honest conversation with a charming, chivalrous gentleman. Health,
fitness/working-out is important to her, but she's probably not a
gym rat. Most of all, she is up for meeting someone to get out for
tasty cuisine, theatre, concerts and quality cinema, and
I'm a total novice to this online dating thing, so this profile
will be a work in progress for now.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I've have been an Engineer/Consultant for the last 20yrs and it has
kept me very busy but comfortable.
Most of my old friends have settled down too much for my taste so
presently I enjoy meeting new people and traveling to fun
destinations known for good weather, scenic vistas, tasty cuisine,
and urban energy and culture.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Finding a great hole-in-the-wall restaurant off the beaten
finding an intelligent/interesting film that actually sticks with
you after the credits have finished rolling,
meeting strangers in interesting cities,
calling people on there BS,
finding some morsel of humor in almost any circumstance,
and putting a smile on the faces of those around me.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm not a small guy. And since I'm from Texas, I tend to fill a
room pretty well. But I'm not obnoxious! (I hope!)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
LOVE: The Thorn Birds, Lives of Others, Lone Star, To Kill a
Mockingbird, Godfather I & II, Snatch, Sunset Boulevard, Fargo,
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, (Yeah these are old movies, but they dont
seem to make 'em like they used to, huh?), Central and South East
Asian Cuisine, ahi tuna, and XM Radio, The Economist.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Coffee in the morning,
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
... usually headed to the gym and then meeting friends for dinner
and beverages, or I'm headed out of town for a quick weekend
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