Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
My name is Sam and I'm a primary school teacher.
I've just booked a one way ticket to Costa Rica in September 2014
with the intention of travelling Central America, practising
Spanish and writing a book.
So... I guess I'm looking for someone who is up for some adventures
and fun, who will be okay with the fact I'm going away, and will
enjoy atypical dates which don't involve a lot of money (after
booking my tickets I'm now in saving mode). I love outdoor
adventures and like to try things that take me out of my comfort
zone, but at the same time you can't beat a good take away and a
I'm extremely passionate about music and am always keen on
listening to new artists. I love checking out open mic nights and
going to see bands at gigs and festivals. I'm a keen runner but I
only do it for fun and to keep fit. Travelling is a big passion of
mine, I've already had lots of incredible experiences but am always
I'm very sociable and love meeting new people. I make a mean
seafood risotto and homemade bruschetta, so if you like eating then
I'm sure we'll get along. I suck at making desserts.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Teaching, socialising, running, writing music, planning my
adventure, cooking, eating, drinking, showering... the list goes
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Dancing with lots of enthusiasm and no sense of
Contemplating life and why people behave the way they do.
Writing alternative endings to films.
I'm actually good at lots of things but you'll have to find out
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My cheeky smile, nose ring, tattoos and lack of hair.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
This could be an extensive list but here's an abridged
Family Happiness - Leo Tolstoy
Captain Correlli's Mandolin - Louis de Bernieres
Human Traces - Sebastian Faulks
Less than Zero - Bret Easton Ellis
The Shock Doctrine - Naomi Klein
Dead Man's Shoes
The Dark Knight
Before Sunrise and Before Sunset
Music (this is always changing):
Lucy Rose, Laura Marling, Bear's Den, Bright Eyes,
Everything Everything, Imagine Dragons, Kodaline
Enter Shikari, Rudimental, The XX
Foo fighters have to be my all time favourite more for the memories
than the latest music,
Motion city Sountrack, Jimmy Eat World,
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Interesting conversation/witty banter
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What my next adventure should be...
The holy trinity (sex, drugs and rock n' roll)
If the Pope really does shit in the woods?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Rocking out at Satan's
Attending a dinner party which ultimately ends in shots and all
Or having a cheeky smoke and a laugh with some good friends.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm not really a private person, I like to think I can be
mysterious but after a couple of drinks I'll probably tell you all
my embarrassing secrets.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You're up for having a laugh and you don't take yourself too
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