‘I almost wept when I read her blog about going to a wonderful party hoping to meet someone,’ my friend Ruthie explained. You know you are being unrealistic and that it won’t happen — yet when it doesn’t, you can’t help being disappointed.’Ruthie is 47 and one of the most attractive women — of any age — that I know.
Never married, she has a son James, now 13, by a man she parted from before her son was born.
When she last registered with an online dating site she was 44 — and few men made contact.
‘Forty is a huge cut-off point for a lot of men,’ Ruthie explains.
Dolly's reaction: "I normally just take a screenshot for my collection and move on.
However, it is very hard to swipe left when you get to a man cuddling a kitten or on the sofa with his dog.
My name is Kelly and pleasing you is something I can’t wait to… I have worked in East Asian as a model as well as in a few top lap dancing clubs in East Asia.Ruthie has been looking for a boyfriend for the past decade.‘I always had boyfriends when I was younger and assumed I would again after James was born,’ she says. These chats were fun — and sometimes quite flirty — but if I ever suggested we meet, the men would often back off, saying they were not looking for a relationship.’A dozen or so dates followed over the years, none of them quite right.You could spend hours scrolling through the side-splitting photos, videos and news posts.I promise it’s sure to make you forget how hard dating can be sometimes.