Perhaps it was his dazzling smile that made me give him the benefit of the doubt.
Lesson number five: Date someone who gets your life.
After a disheartening slog through the dating trenches, I took a break and focused on other areas of my life that were sorely lacking.
We sat down at a restaurant on Melrose and began the process of inquiring about each other's lives.
He took such lingering pauses before responding that I started to think he'd forgotten the question.
In my experience, men are often more skilled (or at least faster) at getting back in the game.