Whenever I was between boyfriends in the past, I would just enjoy life until another man came along — through work, mutual friends or our eyes meeting across a crowded room.
But when I phoned a dating agency eight months ago, everything had taken on a new sense of urgency. ‘Haven’t you found yourself a husband yet, Bridgey? But don’t look desperate — men hate that.’ I went speed-dating, online-dating, wine-tasting dating, quiz-dating and dinner-dating.
I realised that since turning 35 three years ago, I hadn’t met anyone I liked romantically, who was also single, straight and interested in me. ’ one married ex-boyfriend wrote on my Facebook page. I joined running clubs, did acting classes and dance classes, went on skiing holidays and singles holidays and badgered my friends to set me up with their friends.
Some attempts were more successful than others: a singles holiday to Greece made me feel like Elizabeth Taylor due to all the men after me, whereas one evening spent dinner dating with seven single women in their 40s and just two men — one of whom walked out after ten minutes — made me want to give up on the idea altogether.
When you are meeting new people online, you can get to know them without physically being around them unless you are able or choose to.
This is pronounced among older economically disadvantaged males living alone in all the surveys.A busy life on the road can get lonely even for those already in committed marriages and relationships.However, starting new relationships can be even more difficult when you’re always en route.Using generic websites like Plenty of Fish, Match.com, etc. But when it comes to a professional truck driver and the lifestyle they live, is that going to help them find someone that will sympathize with those circumstances?That’s when the truck driver specific dating sites come into play.