Article by Fabafterfifty
Where are all the good men? Are they in hiding? A question put to me by a single friend. Now in her 50s , divorced for five years, attractive , intelligent, she has gone through the rounds of internet dating, asking friends for introductions to any like candidates, joined various interest groups, yet found no one to form a relationship with.
Her impression was that most of the men of her age were more interested in much younger partners, and those who were open seemed too troubled, only wanting to talk about and reflect on their own divorces. Surely, she said, you must know SOMEONE you can introduce me too?
I asked my husband to put his thinking cap on. While we could list countless single, normal, well balanced single female friends, we could...