Blind dates Lakewood
Can you remember a time when you were on a blind date? How was it?
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Blind dates are like taking trips to new places; you aren't sure what to expect, but are game for the adventure; roses, thorns and all. Use your real name, and back up your claims. A dine and dash of the absurd kind. When I walked into the restaurant, there he was sitting at the bar facing the door with a blind dates Lakewood rose sideways between his teeth.
I got all dolled up in my best California casual and opened the door with great anticipation. The man offered to pay for everyone's meals, but apparently excused himself to make a phone call and disappeared without paying for anything.
OK, he was a little short and had a really small head, but I could overlook that. In the 80s when I lived in the Washington, DC area, my boss said he had a friend who was perfect for me, "tall, dark and handsome," was how Gary described him. With all of her coaxing and endorsing, I figured why not. Let's go! A blind date I had in Los Angeles has to be my favorite story.
I read a recent article about a and found it, of all things, comforting. But instead of seeing a nice smile and a gracious greeting, I actually watched this guy's chin drop…in disappointment. Tucked behind the bougainvillea bushes, it had hardwood floors, beamed ceiling and was right off of Santa Monica Blvd. The rules of replying: Be respectful. I just couldn't overlook the boring Hollywood, name dropping conversation.
No racist, discriminatory, vulgar or threatening language will be tolerated. Be transparent. During a Thanksgiving dinner at a friend's home in Bel Air, an elderly lady said she had the perfect man for me. Seems she and a couple of her friends met a man for a blind date at a restaurant. Thank Reply Share. He was a producer everyone's a producer in LA, I thoughtand had just broken up with another Jennifer, the daughter of a famous acting couple. He stood up, opened his arms for a hug, removed the rose and said, "Jennifer! This is a space for friendly local discussions.
The phone call was cordial, friendly and came with an offer to see a concert at the Kennedy Center; The Four Tops and Temptations. This post was contributed by a community member. My blind date called me up; I refer to him as 'my blind date' not because I am protecting his identity, but rather because I don't remember his name.
I was in my late 20s, too thin and at the top of my game. Reply to this article Reply.
Freaks should remain at the circus, not in your apartment. We spoke on the phone and decided on dinner at Wolfgang Puck's latest culinary haunt, the one where all the beautiful people would surely be. Quote of the Week: "You picked a lemon, throw it away, lemonade is overrated. When I asked how I would recognize him, his response was "I will be the one with the rose in my teeth.
Sure this guy dated famous starlets, was supposedly a big time television producer, but c'mon, what was there to be disappointed about? Have faith. The apartment, of course.
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Make sure your replies stay on topic. Was he kidding? We decided to meet at a restaurant for dinner first. I've been on my share of blind dates back in my dating years, some good, some not so good. The bands played to a sold out house, and people were literally dancing in the aisles. I was single and said sure. The views expressed here are the author's own.
Give me a Midwestern boy any day. The views expressed in this post are the author's own.
The date was memorable, but unfortunately the man wasn't. What was this man whose head was disproportionately small for his body thinking?
Blind dates are like taking trips to new places; you aren't sure what to expect, but are game for the adventure; roses, thorns and all.
But since I trusted my friends who set me up, knowing they only had good intentions, and being the adventurous gal that I am, I was usually game. The concert was one of the best I've ever been to. Make a space in your life for the glorious things you deserve.
We forced ourselves to go to dinner and I was back home inside of an hour and a half. Some of us stayed in our rows while we danced, but we were all on our feet singing songs we knew by heart all night long.