amodao
57 Lexington, United States
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My self-summary
Widower seeking second chance. Simple man, with country sensibilities
What I’m doing with my life
Real estate investing; volunteer teacher of English and American culture to immigrants; observing and writing.
I’m really good at
listening, problem-solving, metaphor, inquiry
The first things people usually notice about me
Quiet calmness.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Films with sub-titles, science, history, economics, biography, psychology, philosophy, art.

Dickens, James, Austen, Wharton, Conrad, Millay, Epictetus, Aurelius, Emerson, Chuang tze, Wordsworth, etc.

PBS, NPR, BBC, This American Life, Masterpiece, Midwife, Wolf, Frontline, Nova, Nature, MI-5, Modern Family, 30 Rock; Funniest Videos, Curb Enthuisiasm, House of Cards (BBC), Moth, TED, Radio Lab, etc.

BACH.
Brazilian, Broadway musicals, American song-book, classical, traditional Asian, smooth jazz, ethnic, etc.

Italian, Indian, Middle Eastern
The six things I could never do without
1. Knowing good people

2. Fitness and health

3. Insights from Eastern philosophies.

4. Helping others.

5. Potential

6. (Pending)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Life, relationships, evolution, human condition, real estate.
On a typical Friday night I am
Relaxing, watching news pundits for the week.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I'm small-talk challenged.
You should message me if
If there's some resonance from my profile. OKC doesn't tell me "likes", so please say hello.

And your thoughts on:
"Keep a green bough in your heart, the singing bird of love will come." (Chinese Proverb)
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