Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Being fit, active and retired, I’m hoping to spend the rest of my
life with a wonderful woman who’s able to join me in a vast range
of activities. Whether it’s hiking or biking, traveling or visiting
museums, or just spending time reading the news while sharing a
morning coffee, we’ll create memories that will last the rest of
On the personal side, I’m neither the life of the party nor do I
have the desire to show off how smart I think I am. Listening is
one of my strengths and I follow through on what I promise. You’ll
find me steady, not easily upset or angered by the world (why waste
the energy!) If we disagree, then we can always agree to
As we age, we’ll still have our own interests, and we’ll delight in
each other’s individuality. We’ll have conversations about the
things that have transpired in our lives, the moments we’ve shared
and the future that lies ahead for us.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Right now I’m retired and financially secure and want to enjoy life
to its fullest. I keep myself in excellent shape, working out about
an hour per day. An avid runner for most of my life, I’m now
spending more time biking, hiking and kayaking (less pounding on
the body). Though a retired teacher, I still spend a great deal of
time tutoring high school students who help keep me mentally young.
(This tutoring would be decreased when I find that special woman)
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Kind, caring and empathetic
Listening! Amazing what you can learn.
Analyzing things. Not all that great at trivia.
Taking care of my mind and body.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Donna Leon and Sharon Kay Penman.
Museums of all types (Art, history and science) (Monet Museum in
The theatre district in London
Foods that are a bit spicy
French press coffee and single malt scotch.
A Joseph Phelps Insignia with someone special.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Being with people
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The spirit of my wife which makes me a better person.
My daughter and her new husband.
The students with whom I work.
My travels and where I'd like to go in the future.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Being with friends, sharing a meal and a bottle of wine.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Love talking with my daughter.
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