Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I'm comfortable with myself, take good care of myself and lead a
balanced life. I'm an independent lady who is genuine, caring,
affectionate and energetic. I'm 101 pounds of fun, have a good
sense of humor, love to laugh and enjoy life. I am a good listener
and relish good and easy conversation. I care about my appearance,
exercise and eat healthy. I'm also a lover of dark chocolate
desserts and must confess, I do at times succumb to these
temptations. I'm as comfortable in jeans as in heels and dresses
and do enjoy "puttin on the ritz" if the occasion permits. I value
commitment, honesty and trust. I believe in friendship and
You: Are fun, genuine and make me laugh! Are a good listener and a
good communicator. You also value commitment, honesty and trust.
You enjoy life and will share some of my interests as well as
opening my world to many new ones. We would complement each other,
have mutual respect and understanding, support each other, laugh,
love, make beautiful memories together and help each other be the
best we can be.
I am genuine, affectionate, and fun
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm a retired teacher who has continued working by doing private
tutoring. I love to travel and have been fortunate enough to have
visited approximately 50 countries. I love NYC, its culture, the
ballet and Broadway theatre, museums, trying new restaurants. I
love to read, particularly historical fiction and am somewhat of a
politics junkie. Anything that opens the opportunity for a lively
discussion, with the emphasis on "discussion" not vitriolic
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Teaching. Kissing. Traveling. Enjoying NYC., Listening,
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Shadow of the Wind, Dreamland, Paradise Alley, The Audacity of
Hope, 1000 Splendid Suns and The Kite Runner, The Odyssey, To Kill
a Mockingbird, To America, The Fall of Giants, trilogies
Classical and pop music: Rene Fleming (she can do no wrong), Bryn
Terfel (same as Rene),Thomas Hampson, Pavarotti, Mozart's Requiem,
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Handel's and Mozart's Messia
Movies that have been directed by Clint Eastwood or Woody Allen,
Julia and Julia, anything with Meryl Streep, Slum Dog Millionaire,
The Piano, The Pianist, To Kill A mockingbird, The Hurt
I enjoy all kinds of food and am usually willing to try something
new. I enjoy Italian, Thai, Indian, Middle Eastern, French, etc.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
An engrossing book
Laughter and smiles
Stimulating conversation and repartee
Did I mention dark chocolate?
Notice I often don't follow the rules
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How to find you because I know you are out there somewhere, our
tenuous future on this earth if we don't change our ways
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Eating out with a friend and then going to live theatre or the
movies, watching MSNBC or listening or NPR, reading a good book
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm still a romantic, believe in love and still hopeful I'll find
that very special someone to cherish and spoil
You should message me if
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You think we could be friends, want a long term, committed
relationship and so much more because I'm ready! Are you?
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