A little about me...
Up front: I am half a widower. I have been married since 1965. My wife was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2004. She has lived in a nursing home since Sept. 2011. She was an amazing person, but now she does not know who I am.
I an a music festival lover, dancing, second lining and spreading joy with my Free Hugs badge. Conversation is my favorite thing, but I have broad interests.
I am a committed liberal Democrat and social justice advocate. I enjoy a water aerobics class and riding my bike for exercise. I am in excellent health and expect to enjoy life to 100. I have a very positive outlook, and look forward to doing much more in life at the summit. I have published an autobiography online.
My Occupational History: Mechanical Engineering . Lt. Cmdr US Public Health Service, Project Engr. for National Cancer Institute Bldg, Associate Director, Institute of Human Relations, Loyola U, President of Leadership Development Consultants, Volunteer leadership of several non-profit groups.
I hope to enjoy many life experiences and a warm friendship with someone special.
A quest for happiness helps us get past shortcomings and connect with each other. We can choose to make this the best time of our lives
About the one I'm looking for...
Joyful, happy, intelligent, educated, caring, liberal, who wants to continue to enjoy life for many more years with the company of a like minded person. One who enjoys conversation, music, dancing, family, travel and hugs! Ideally, a friendship with benefits.
I'd just like to add...
If you are interested, we might meet for coffee at the 24-hour Morning Call at the Casino in City Park.
Q. Do you enjoy cooking?
A. I quite like cooking
Q. How patient do you consider yourself?
A. Quite patient
Q. Are you romantic?
A. Quite romantic
Q. How punctual are you typically?
A. Always on time
Q. Do you enjoy going to the movies?
A. Enjoy it
Q. How much do you enjoy going to live theatre?
A. Enjoy it
Q. How much do you like reading?
A. I enjoy it
My Top Interests:
I love music festivals and dancing. They help keep me young in mind, body and spirit, and gives me the opportunity to share joy and happiness with others, especially with my FREE HUGS badge and my colorful mismatched socks. I give and receive a lot of great hugs!
News and Politics
Although I have "retired" from intense activity trying personally to change the world for the better, I still feel the need to be informed and somewhat involved..
Family and Friends
i am thankful that I have a big, wonderful, wide spread family and many friends. They enrich my life.
Message Starter Ideas
This member would like to know one or more of the following about you:
Q. Is family important to you? Describe your relationship with your family?
Q. Do you like the outdoors? What do you enjoy doing the most?
Q. Describe four of your main goals in life.