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unknown, California
Who is the Dating Goddess? I am a 53-year-old white, professional woman. My husband of nearly 20 years left me in April '03 and I started dating 18 months later. Generally, I have had a great time meeting interesting men, some of whom became romantic beaus, some became treasured friends, and some... Full Bio
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“I want to make love to you.”

The first time I heard this, I was flattered. I thought my date must think I’m sexy, attractive, appealing and special. Now I’ve heard...

Nice guys can be too nice

Every woman dating over 40 says she wants a nice guy — you’d never think to want anyone who wasn’t. Yet where’s the line between “nice”...

Lopsided love

Shakespeare popularized the term “unrequited love.” I had no idea how frequently this happens until I started dating after 40. People...

Is he emotionally abusive?

She said he has given her a 2-week probation to decide if he wanted to stay or go. This just a week after she learned he had slept...

When your ex dies

My ex learned he had cancer 2 years ago. Since we didn’t keep in touch, I learned of it a year ago. He did semi-weekly podcasts for a few...
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