Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Modern day gentleman offered for relationship
Perfect manners, integrity and respect.
Good condition. Healthy.
Quirky sense of humour.
Open to new ideas, opinions and views.
Young at heart.
Technical background. No artistic ability whatsoever. Admires and
appreciates ability, especially artistic, in others.
Emotionally mature, stable and willing to share.
Brought up two children who are now grown up and live / study full
time in another country.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Tennis at the moment. Also skiing, water skiing, sailing, subaqua
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Listening with all my senses.
All knowledge and empathy comes from listening.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I am cheerful but always mindful of my son's t-shirt emblazoned
with “If your happy and you know it, go away”.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Read avidly. Favorites:
Decline and Fall – Evelyn Waugh
The Black Swan – Nassim Taleb
Anything. Last week I was listening to Pink. This week I am
listening to piano and horn concertos from Mozart, Beethoven and
Chopin. Jazz may be next. Opera is great. Favorite DVDs:
Cosi Fan Tutte by Mozart (Glyndeboune
On The Night by Dire Straights (1993)
Enjoy cooking. Love wine. Love food from any country especially
when herbs and spices are used skilfully. Favorite:
Prefer comedies and 'knees bent running around” films but watch
romances. Not so keen on horror. Favorite:
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Relationships with family and friends based on respect and
Real (not just physical) beauty in what I see, hear, touch, taste
and smell as well as my internal feelings and emotions. What about
a person's inner beauty which is more difficult to recognise and
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Life, the universe and everything as well as where I left my keys.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You are cheerful, positive and like to laugh.
You want to give me your opinion, idea or view.
You want to explore the possibility of a relationship.
You want to drink a coffee or glass of wine together.
You would like to take better photos of me for my profile!
You know some really great jazz or other music.
You are happy and you know it and everybody else has told you to go
In the meantime, I wish you health and happiness. May you find what
you are looking for.
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