“I have not been in a relationship for over 7 years,” Pranjali told me. “Plus the pandemic… it doesn’t help that everything was closed, I didn’t even see my friends. The dating game has changed in certain aspects. Asking my friend’s advice has been useless; they don’t know how to help me.” “I’m matching up […]
Last November, she invited a coven of like-minded women who read her online newsletter to congregate in the beautiful spaces of “The Apartment”, an actual apartment from the French lifestyle brand Merci Paris. We gathered to eat small plates of crackers with fig butter, meet fellow readers of her beautifully-written newsletter, and chat about love and life.
As a Professional Matchmaker, I hear from single men and women all day long. It only felt natural to have the same conversation in the evening on first dates – because I knew the same issues applied to the guys I was meeting and dating in Paris. I also knew I wasn’t the only woman they had met that month, or that year.
For example, in the city of Paris, over 50% of the adult population is single. Nearly 500,000 of them are single women. These women are on Facebook, dating apps, and Instagram. There are, however, three ways to guarantee that you will fail to meet even one of them.
He was ready to find a life partner, but he was busy. It took him a while to get settled and actually start meeting people. He didn’t have a lot of free time. Plus, how and where does a 30-year-old scientist find a life partner?