Nor can you count on anyone to be a completely objective reporter about his or her relationship.
Dating can be intimidating and overwhelming — and maybe even terrifying — for anyone, no matter your age.
If you’ve been married before, the theory goes, you must have the ability to commit. On its own, the word “divorced” conveys only two things: 1) that the person was, at some point, united with another person in a legally sanctioned arrangement; and 2) it ended, and not because one of the partners died.
Plus, at one time, someone else wanted to commit to you for life, never mind that “for life” got demoted to “for a while.” I’m one of the divorced masses. Even if you ask follow-up questions, the answers shed little light on a person’s relationship skills.
This question could reflect nothing more than curiosity. There’s something mildly disturbing about grown-ups who think, ‘How do I show myself at my absolute best here? You’ve said nobody under 35, but the app keeps taunting you with pneumatic or six-packed 25-year-olds just to make you feel worse about yourself. The economics are simple: the straight guys pay, and they pay through the nose. Everybody’s got a favourite angle for flattering photos, but some people seem to think that their best side should be photographed in complete darkness, from five miles away. And why are there so many questions about gun control and Donald Trump?An advantage to dating later in life is that you should know yourself better than you did in your younger years.For years I wondered if there was some new way to go about dating; some secret approach that no one had discovered yet.