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Once upon a time, finding love was easy. Now, with most of datig working longer hours, commuting longer distances, and living alone, finding a life partner has become the needle in the proverbial haystack. We are not designed to live alone, or be alone, yet millions of us do and are.
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I don't have any obvious hobbies that could match me with trombone players, say, or lovers of white-water rafting. Well, I've got a PhD. I speak French? Yes — but I should approach the site with caution. Quick to respond to this social trend, numerous websites have sprung up aimed at everyone from lonely single parents parentsalready.|Age Pictures of Royal Leamington Spa not the key factor for us in deciding if we think we can help you find your soul mate.
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