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Joined: 8/19/2004
Msg: 311
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I haven't met the appropriate man who appreciates the treasure that I am.
Joined: 4/11/2004
Msg: 312
I am single because...
Posted: 1/16/2007 5:34:54 PM
Because I haven't found my perfect match yet!

I've thought that I had a few times, but I was wrong.

Maybe I'm too picky, but there turns out to be something terribly wrong with everyone.
Uh, let's see... Bi-polar, Addictive personality, Won't keep a job, Controlling, oh, and moved 2000 miles away for a job, but would like me to come!
Joined: 7/22/2006
Msg: 313
I am single because...
Posted: 1/16/2007 7:37:00 PM
i'm single cuz i still haven't found anyone that feels as if i'm worth driving up to see. i'm looking for friends..........and hopefully, maybe someday take things from there if i find the right person.

oh, i almost forgot one important ex hubby won't file the divorce papers and i just don't have the money right now to do it. when i do, he better watch out cuz i'm going after him for my % of the equity of the house among other things as well.
Joined: 11/11/2006
Msg: 315
Why are you single?
Posted: 2/9/2007 12:37:50 PM
Cause people don't like quiet, introverted people apparently.
Joined: 1/21/2007
Msg: 316
Why are you single?
Posted: 2/27/2007 9:06:01 PM

because i choose to be.

 Blue Eyed Newfie
Joined: 5/18/2007
Msg: 317
Why are you single?
Posted: 10/26/2007 1:36:20 AM
I love this question is my answer to why I am single and loving it. Men are like candy. There are so many flavors and seeing life is so short , why settle for one , come on ladies , you wouldn't walk into a candy shop full of samples and test just one would you.
Joined: 9/26/2007
Msg: 318
Why are you single?
Posted: 10/26/2007 5:18:57 PM
Why am I single............cuz I was never asked to get married!!

But seriously folks, out of it really worth the time an effort to find that *someone special* using on-line dating sites? I would appreciate any insights.. Thanks in advance!
Joined: 3/1/2006
Msg: 319
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Why are you single?
Posted: 10/27/2007 8:16:54 AM
i get headaches that make dating impossible and relationships intolerable. so, i've remained single and quite happy about it. of course, i'd enjoy it more without the headaches.
Joined: 1/8/2007
Msg: 320
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Why are you single?
Posted: 10/27/2007 10:54:49 AM
Got married once, almost twenty years ago now, found out that it was all a rather meaningless gesture. The marriage lasted less than two years. She had an unannounced agenda that came to life during our honeymoon, no less. That, was that I was to be her slave, more or less, but, preferably more! Suddenly, I found myself without a vote in my own home, and life. Her way, or the highway was how it was going to be....
So...after having my life trashed out for two years, she bailed...only because I didn't. I think that was what she was after, then she could be victim! As it was, she had to settle for trashing me, and, twenty tears of work went down the tubes....not too mention my stomache lining and mental health.
Now that I've been educated, properly, in the realities of what it is to be a husband and a father, and what my legal rights are as such, single is preferable!
It's taken almost twenty years of work to get back to where I was, financially, mentally, and even healthy again, emotionally, as I was in my twenties.
Not terribly anxious to risk going through all of that again and don't have the years of life left to do it all again, anyhow!
I'm in my fifties now, past my "best before" date. I used to want for a "relationship" but, really don't give it much thought anymore. I have my galpals, and, do date from time to time. Sex is nice, however, I've learned that there's usually, a fairly hefty price tag attached to it.
Thinking of starting a new business venture soon. That will keep me most occupied and, rule me out for many females anyhow, most seem to hate start-ups, too time -consuming and risky.
If, and/or when, it becomes successful, there will always be lots of interested parties, once all of the heavy-lifting of getting there, is done!
In the meantime, I'm quite enjoying the forums!
Joined: 4/21/2007
Msg: 321
Why are you single?
Posted: 10/27/2007 11:27:24 PM
Because that's what all the cool kids are...

Joined: 7/27/2008
Msg: 322
Why are you single?
Posted: 8/9/2008 4:39:16 AM
I am a scorpio, a lot of girls are sexual attracted to me and thats great, cause i have a choice of a lot of women, but a don't want a relationship based only on sex...been there done that....still felt lonely, so i wait till i find a girl that makes me say.... WOW!!!
Joined: 3/24/2008
Msg: 323
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Why are you single?
Posted: 11/11/2008 9:37:01 AM
I'm single because only an insane woman would want to marry me.
Joined: 8/22/2008
Msg: 324
Why are you single?
Posted: 11/22/2008 5:25:07 PM
because i am a bum. =(
Joined: 10/14/2008
Msg: 325
Why are you single?
Posted: 11/22/2008 8:35:49 PM
Because I use POF to meet guys (not good) lol
Joined: 1/11/2008
Msg: 326
Why are you single?
Posted: 11/25/2008 12:12:51 AM
Well if we all knew why we were single then we would have no such need for sites like POF.

I honestly think I am single because there is a false perception with girls I date that I expect them to to be perfect. If that makes any sense.
Joined: 8/26/2008
Msg: 327
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Why are you single?
Posted: 11/28/2008 9:47:27 PM
i honesty have no idea
probably cause im too shy to ask a girl out
i mean i have been told im handsome sweet funny hot cute all those things
i mean im athletic and all that stuff
Joined: 3/9/2008
Msg: 328
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Posted: 11/28/2008 10:55:51 PM
Because I'm a baaaaaad person!!! wooooo!!!
Joined: 7/10/2008
Msg: 329
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Why are you single?
Posted: 11/29/2008 9:47:37 PM
i'm single because my ex likes money.when i goy hurt and couldnt work any longer..she left
Joined: 8/19/2004
Msg: 330
Why are you single?
Posted: 11/30/2008 6:41:04 AM
Most men do not prefer a woman of substance who is educated, feisty, and who has not been married and has no children. The things that I view as attributes seem to be seen as negatives to men.
Joined: 3/3/2007
Msg: 331
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Posted: 11/30/2008 2:54:59 PM
Don't want to be but cannot find anyone suitable?
Where the heck are they?
Normal, just normal, seems simple enough, but so tough to find.
Joined: 8/19/2004
Msg: 332
Why are you single?
Posted: 11/30/2008 5:29:20 PM
I just cannot find an Italian man who has a stellar sense of humor who enjoys cooking, singing, dining in eclectic restaurants, looks smashing in a suit, and is crazy about me.
Joined: 8/19/2004
Msg: 333
Why are you single?
Posted: 12/3/2008 11:11:08 PM
My job entails working with children who sometimes have a lot of problems, both physically and emotionally. This means that I wear several hats at work, one being my social worker type hat when dealing with all the trauma and drama that their families seem to enjoy creating and thriving on at times. It is draining, although I give 200 percent of myself at work and love my job. Men who do not require me to deal with an excessive amount of drama and trauma in their lives are the ones who interest me, and these seem to be hard to find, being that I try to maintain a personal life that is free of drama and trauma...i.e....does he complement my life or complicate it?
 Silver Vixen
Joined: 6/21/2006
Msg: 334
Why are you single?
Posted: 12/4/2008 7:37:55 PM
Why am I single? Well, if I was in a loving, committed relationship, then I would miss all this sitting alone at night, staring at pictures on my computer, sipping my Black Russian, reading profiles of men who say, over and over again, that they are waiting for women to contact them, fun loving, beach hiking, gourmet cooks who prefer to watch a girl-flick with a box of tissues. This kind of sublime pleasure just wouldn't be the same if a thoughtful, emotionally generous man was sitting beside me at the computer saying things like "that one looks promising - why don't you contact him?", would it?
Joined: 8/28/2007
Msg: 335
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Posted: 12/8/2008 12:46:09 PM
I am single cause I haven't found a good man to have a healthy relationship with
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