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Today's Reminder

Carrying on with the struggling theme today, I feel very blah. It would have been our anniversary tomorrow so I’m not looking forward to that. 713 more words


Step 2

I really miss Him today. I don’t know why today, I don’t know why today is so hard compared to yesterday, I don’t know what’s triggered it, but I do just really miss Him. 1,116 more words


Would you like to go for a drink?

Question is, how many is too many? Most first dates are the simple ‘lets go a drink’ date. No one wants to eat on a first date or to have the pressure of doing something fun or different with someone you don’t really know. 1,033 more words


Little Boxes

I pressed your button

No longer immune to the hopeful smile

Bravely armed

Against the teeth of truth’s omission

What lies behind those eyes?

What time ravaged stain still bleeds? 70 more words

September 12, 1916 – The First World War version of online dating

Tinder, Ashley Madison, dating apps galore – we think meeting your perfect partner on the internet is a modern phenomenon.

Yes, the platform is relatively new but adverts for ‘lonely hearts’ were around a hundred years ago with the September 12, 1916, edition of the… 451 more words

Cross Country / A Memoir of France, 12: Choisir la femme

By Paul Ben-Itzak 
Copyright 2012, 2016 Paul Ben-Itzak

Torn between three French Women, and acting like a fool

“It’s for your cats. I don’t know if it’s the right brand, but at least it’s something.” … 912 more words