Retired Engineer. I have horses and dogs, I am in a Corvette club.
I graduated from USC. I am a widower. I consider myself "middle of
the road" politically. I enjoy classical music, and have an
eclectic taste in books. I'm from Chicago, but have lived in SoCal
most of my life. I have also been a pilot and long distance
I want a life time companion, eventually.
A friend and companion now.
What I’m doing with my life
Just running my little ranch. I enjoy going on Corvette runs with
the Club. I have hobbies like model making and fixing the house. I
play the piano, but not as much as before. I also do a lot of
reading. I have three grown children and five grandchildren, not
living with me.
I’m really good at
Horseback riding, race driving, Crossword puzzles, goofing off.
The first things people usually notice about me
Who knows? I'm friendly and outgoing. informed and well read.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: History, Science Fiction, Archaeology, anthropology,
Machines, like ships and airplanes. Movies: Avatar, Kingdom of
Heaven Lord of the Rings. Music: classical, oldies, ballads. Food:
Exotic or Foreign, pretty much anything
The six things I could never do without
My animals, Books, Piano music, food, companionship, closeness.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
I think about the future, the state of the nation, finding a
companion, keeping my herd well and happy. Surviving.
On a typical Friday night I am
At home, watching the tube or reading.
I don't like to go out alone. Sharing an experience is important.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I don't drink hardly.
I don't gamble, at all.
I spend too much on hobbies.
You should message me if
You live nearby and are interested in similar to those things I'm
interested in. Some different things are OK.
You are active and not too much into night life.