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Date Seventeen – The Pupil

August 24, 2013

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It wasn’t the best start to a date … It’s Friday night, and regular readers of the blog will have realised I try to sneak in a quick yoga class before Friday night dates.  I’d learned my lesson and actually dried my hair [...]

My Bad Date Archive

August 17, 2013

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Tonight I’ll be heading out in Madrid on Date 15 … the halfway mark of this challenge. And to be honest I think I’ve been pretty lucky so far! The average date score for the last fourteen dates has been a pretty decent 7.5/10. In [...]

Date Fourteen – The Upgrade

August 16, 2013

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As regular readers will know, before it had even begun Date Fourteen didn’t go to plan!  Early in my challenge I had heard about the Summer Screen series at Somerset House, and keen to include one of the evenings in my 30 Dates by 30 [...]

Date Thirteen – The Original Pimpernel

August 13, 2013

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I probably ought to start by explaining the origins of the Pimpernel nickname. Unfortunately this time I can’t claim creative rights on the name, though it has obviously influenced the blog already after the Fake Pimpernel confusion. The [...]

Living Life One Day at a Time

August 6, 2013

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If this challenge is teaching me anything, it’s not to plan too far in advance! Tonight a second guy who I had made date plans with weeks in advance cancelled our date next Thursday. I should probably see it as a lesson that Henley Boy [...]

‘Slow’ Speed Dating (Clapham)

July 25, 2013

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It had just gone midnight when I started writing this post, and I was on the ‘vomit train’ as my friends affectionately know the midnight stopper from Paddington to Reading. It’s my second night catching that train. I don’t [...]