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Geriatric Dating Pool: Eligible Senior Men

My “One In A Million Man” search run last month by the Suddenly Senior dating pool netted some very interesting results. Considering that women in my age group have about as much chance of finding a compatible mate as a spider in a forest fire. I will share with you some of what I have…

Missing Romance Gene
Romance Senior Stories

Romance Gene: Man Born Without

Much to my wife’s disappointment, I’m pretty sure I was born without the Romance Gene. Being romantic just doesn’t come naturally to me. My efforts to fake it just doesn’t seem to work out all that well either. My intellect knows many of the rules for being romantic, but putting these rules into practice just…

Flirted: Noticing Feels Good Sometimes
Romance Senior Stories

Flirted: Noticing Feels Good Sometimes

An old man flirted with me in the grocery today. He said he was cold and wondered if a pretty woman, like me, would put her arms around him. He then exclaimed, “I was a classmate of Johnny Unitas.” I was wearing a University of Louisville T-shirt, which probably precipitated his comment. “I was in…

Clueless Guy

Clueless Guy: Best Reasons for Dating Him

We, women, are natural born detectives, putting together all kinds of clues to figure out men’s behavior. Lucky for us, we have help. Girlfriends, co-workers, sons, daughters, and aunts. Even the gang at the gym will lend an opinion; in fact, several women in my Zumba class are very interested in my love life. And…

there goes the bride, groom, kids
Romance Senior Stories

There Goes the Bride, Groom, Kids

Then: What Me Worry What Alfred E. Newman of Mad Magazine fame used to say. Now: What, marry and have kids? No Thanks! What our kids are saying; at least a lot of them. Okay. Young folks don’t want to marry and have kids. They know the stats, the divorce rates, an economy that is…


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