How about we… play backgammon?? I love it and can never find anyone who plays!
How about we… walk around the gardens and explore the property of the Huntington Library.
How about we… Hike Fryman Canyon with our dogs?
An awesome place I've visited:
just got back from trekking to Everest Base Camp (17,000') in Nepal. Tough but amazing! I'm not subscribed to this site but you can reach me at mseymour at caa dot com
My perfect Sunday:
A drive up the PCH to Paradise Cove or Neptune's Net, a leisurely lunch, cocktails, a game or two of backgammon and a walk on the beach.
The movie I've watched the most times:
Legends of the Fall (sorry, hopeless romantic), Fight Club, Withnail and I (British cult classic)...and Zoolander!
My life history in 5 sentences or fewer:
Are you joking? It would fill five BOOKS! :)
My first concert / My dream concert:
Nina Simone @ Ronnie Scott's in London; Ella Fitzgerald at the Bowl.
Obscure knowledge I possess:
I've read If On a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo Calvino and USA by John Dos Passos, a piece of classic American literature most have not read.
I have a weakness for guys/girls who:
Good with their hands.....around the house, among other things.
For me, a first date no-no is:
Being more than 15 minutes late....or constantly checking your phone.
What I would bring to show and tell:
My hand-written and hand-painted travel journals.
A story you should remind me to tell you on our first date:
How I arrived in Southern Turkey on the night of a military coup.
I secretly want to be:
A French jazz singer....or world class international photographer.
I want to be with someone who wants to be:
Kind, curious and compassionate.
An infatuation of mine:
Currently, it's documentaries on Mount Everest. But I can't stay away from Greek Islands.
If I won the lottery and quit my job, I would:
Start a chain of animal rescue sanctuaries-slash-spa retreats in my favorite locations: Greek Islands, Thailand, Nepal, Italy.
One thing my mother would want you to know about me:
To be treated with respect.
I want to come home to:
A loving and affectionate partner...and lots of rescue animals.