I apologize for the delay in this post. I was wrestling with old and new demons and have won once again. Well, I’m getting there. I need some new ammunition I think.
Well, the saga of my online dating experiences went on. I think I may have run out of bad guys though so I’ll change it up a bit. Some good and many bad men have become a part of my history, whether I wanted them to or not. So like the Mambo #5 song I had various men make an appearance in my life, most very briefly. I learned from all of them.
One of the things I like about having access to men’s profiles on my selected dating site is the game I’ve had to play to try to read into what they are really talking about. This isn’t easy in most cases. The majority of the men I talked about in my last 4 installments had profiles that made them seem like anybody’s dream guy or was so neutral I only found out how bad they were when it was almost too late.
That means, they lie. Not all do but the many I encountered did.
I wish to give you a few examples and you try to guess the dreamboat I encountered. All spelling and grammar is included. Just click on the names and go back to the original post so you can recall their utter charm. I deleted specific mention of places that may identify them.
Example number one:
I am a well balanced man who lives life to the fullest. i enjoy dancing, travel, music, reading, live theatre and much more. my goal/aspirations is to find a woman who is stable who has dealt with past issues/relationships and ready to move forward toward a meaningful relationship. i take pride in myself as a healthy individual without being self absorbed. i am flexable, kind, opened minded, keep up with current affairs and trends. i have no time for negative energy
First Datei would like to go to a fine outside cafe for lunch and chat to get to know each other. if things clicked, arrangements would be made to meet again to do anything that we’d both feel comfortable doing, spontaneity is cool.
…The women for me needs a sense of humor. I’m a easy going, jovial guy that likes the simple things in life. You know KISS. That’s me, not flashy just plain me. I like people, so it’s very easy for me to make friends. That’s what I’m looking for in a mate. I’m looking for that women that I can connect with.(Maybe need fish finder?) I’ve never been married, so I don’t have any children. I own a house in — , that I like to keep clean. I like all kinds of sports, however I don’t play too many any more. Golf, Baseball, and working out once in awhile. I like the beach, especially on a real hot calm summer day. Mmmmmmm – frisbee too…
Okay, one more #3:
I like being active, I really try to pay it forward all the time. I like down to earth people not those who try to impress the heck out of you with all of their accomplishments. I like a healthier type of lifestyle but I am far from obsessed. I do go to the gym lots but right now it is my stress relief and my social network of like minded people. I want to be a good friend first (chemistry) then all the other good stuff will follow i am sure. My answer to that would be ………..fill in your own blank. I like music,kisses,hugs,lots of smiles,dogs and cats, like slimmer people athletic types just people better sized for me. I really like people who can spell at least reasonably well and who have some command of grammar. Typos happen I get that.
First DateYou lead I’ll follow if it sounds good.
1)Bobby 2) Creepy 400 lb Stuffie Talker 3) Dreamy Bald Guy
Those are just a few I had to figure out.
I will end this series with this lovely quote from another dreamy bald guy. He very kindly gave me his permission to use it.
We have this idea that love is supposed to last forever…… But love isn’t like that… It’s a free-flowing energy that comes and goes when it pleases. Sometimes it stays for life; other times it stays for a second, a day, a month, or a year. So don’t fear love when it comes simply because it makes you vulnerable; But don’t be surprised when it leaves either, Just be glad you had the opportunity to experience it.
We’ve all had that feeling, and its come and gone again, that’s why most of us are here, to try and capture that feeling again, and it is wonderful isn’t it? So if the fates are with us, we will find that person and experience it again, and perhaps, just perhaps it will last forever this time…….here’s hoping.
Oh yeah, I met someone. He’s pretty dreamy. 🙂