Beyond that, I can be witty, charming, sensual, over-intellectual, emotionally supportive, and damned interesting. Except on those days I'm not. But I try to make sure the good days predominate.
I like women who are cultured, good-hearted, psychologically astute without feeling the need to psychoanalyze me, streetwise and bookwise, and who consider kissing one of the finer arts.
I believe in serious thinking and having fun. And that both are more exhilarating when done with someone you love.
Films: Godard's Breathless, Chaplin's Modern Times, Citizen Kane, Rear Window, Vertigo, North by Northwest, 2001: A Space Odyssey, 8 1/2, Sunset Blvd., The Third Man, The Graduate, The Producers, (1968 version), Network, Manhattan, Chinatown, Kieslowski's Dekalog
Plays: Chekhov, The Seagull; Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest; Harold Pinter, No Man's Land; Albee, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Haagen Dazs Triple Chocolate, gin and tonic, Mahler's Symphony # 2, Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique, Rimski-Korsakov, jazz, Simon & Garfunkel, The Beatles, The Sopranos, the original British House of Cards, and news, news, news.
Some of my favorite places: Paris, the Temple of Dendur room at the Met, Oxford, Vienna's Cafe Sperl, Sag Harbor, Lincoln Center, the Cote d'Azur, The Strand bookstore, Kibbutz Degania Bet, and the Hungarian Pastry Shop right here in New York.
Film and theater. 🎬
My deli man. 🍔
Dark chocolate with sea salt and almonds.🍫
Friendship and love. ❤
Why do men have nipples?
Is it really necessary for the instruction booklets that come with hair dryers to warn against using them in the shower?
When someone says, "This beer tastes like piss," how do they know?
Is it really true that each of us has a single soulmate waiting for us somewhere in the world? What if they happen to live in Greenland? Will we ever meet them?
When someone says they believe that everything happens for a reason, what was the reason for them saying that?