Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
A lifetime of experiences and you really expect a brief summary?
I've done a lot, traveled a lot, smiled a lot, cried some, and
loved deeply and so, of course, known pain. But I haven't given up.
I am passionate about....life.
"...if you can bring yourself to face not shadows but real death,
described and recognizable, by bullet or saber, arrow or lance,
then you need never be afraid again, at least the same way you were
before. Then you will be a man set apart from other men, safe where
other men may cry in terror. This is the great reward. Maybe this
is the only reward."
East of Eden
Yes, it is.
And if you think this is too intense, then pass me by. I know first
hand of what he writes.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I've been working too much (international golf resort development
and marketing in the Caribbean and Central America), reading too
much, thinking too much, traveling too much. In short, I've been
LIVING too much...but without someone that also has the same
passions. I'll still keep living intensely, but hopefully with you.
It's time to really start enjoying life again. Can you keep up with
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
listening, thinking, analyzing, caring about others...and spending
time alone with someone enjoying the quiet
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
youthfulness of appearance (and spirit) as compared to actual age.
Ah the number quandary. If I put my real age in the heading...which
has admittedly just become 69...I'll be deselected by those who
focus on chronology. And that would be my loss and yours. So I hope
you can get past the number (most people think I'm at least fifteen
years younger then I am; perhaps being blessed with good genes,
great energy, and 138 healthy pounds untouched...ever...by
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I live in New York...I consume it all!
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
music, reading, conversation, a warm puppy, walks in the park,
affection (not in that order)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The current political and economic environment, opportunties for
improving my lifestyle, how I have impacted other people's
lives...and when I will meet you. It's time.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
There is no "typical" night
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
... the following speaks to you:
" i, with a deeper instinct, will choose a man who compels my
strength, who will make enormous demands on me, who will not doubt
my courage or my toughness, who will not believe me naive or
innocent, who will have the courage to treat me like a
....and you seek an assertive man who knows what he wants and goes
for it, who wants a relationship devoted to mutual pleasure.
I am widely traveled, well educated, entrepreneurial. I live alone
and work at home, with a very flexible schedule. The woman I seek
encompasses not just attractive physical features but also spirit,
kindness, intelligence, curiosity and her own opinion. I don't want
a doormat, but rather a woman with the attributes that usually come
with some years of maturity (this means especially that you know
If are you tired...as am I...of the silly on-line games playing, of
communicating with people who don't know what they want; if you are
put off by people who just want to...or can only... exist in
cyberspace...then contact me.
But please, if you are a graduate of the "I love you, you're
perfect, now change" school, look elsewhere. I am NOT perfect...and
I am not likely to change...much. Nor will I wish to change you. By
this time in your life you should be accepting of people and their
preferences...even if those are not yours.
One more thing: affection, hand holding, cuddling and kissing are
Stay hungry, stay foolish...and enjoy your journey
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