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He told me his mother was a single mother and had struggled to bring up her two children. He seemed fascinated by the fact that I was divorced.
It was as if I had visited another planet and had lived to tell.
Those blind dates were a valuable training ground, a sort of university for dating, and I was grateful for them. I asked questions I shied from previously, such as: Are you looking for a girlfriend or are you just looking for fun?
It was clear he had a keen appreciation for women, but it was for a certain type of woman — a much younger one.
I fixed him up with a girlfriend whose tastes (and silhouette) aligned perfectly and they became an item for a while.
After my marriage ended I felt too raw to consider jumping into online dating.
At first I said no when friends offered to set me up, but when I found myself feeling lost on my child-free evenings, I started saying yes.
By the time our salads arrived, he had a confession to make.“This is really awkward, but I need to tell you that I just got back with my girlfriend and we are engaged.”Wait, what?