This quote really resonated with the women, especially the single ones, at a recent women’s only yoga retreat. The last fellow I met online told me that so many of the women who’d contacted him had profile photos wearing camping attire and hoisting up large fish they’d caught, each bass or grouper proclaiming these ladies were low maintenance, high energy, and one of the guys. That guy with the bad rug who looks to be 20 years older than I (and put up an unfortunate swimsuit shot) thinks I’d be interested? But even when I’d found a promising flounder, the guy usually turned out to suck.
Or are we morphed back into teenagers with better cars but worse hair? Whoa, that hot successful orthodontist contacted me, I must look pretty good.
Sure, you could theoretically meet your future life partner anywhere.
But you've probably been there and done that with the bar and going-out scene, and might not have many opportunities in your current job—where you spend the majority of your waking hours.
I must be pretty special.”After I realized that being alone can make us feel defective in the myopic eyes of society, I wanted to drop kick her. Her Prince High Tech turned out to be a professional con man.
Does dating bring out our inner insufferable teenagers such that we’re all reliving our insecurities through the mating process?
Or is it that the undamaged dolls have left the Island of Broken Toys?
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