"And those folks tend to be white--which I also am. Very white, even when moderately tanned, aka north European. They're also East-Coast oriented, too, in the main.
From what I've read, guys a few shades darker than me (e.g., Mid-Eastern,…"
"C'mon, Will! Henry's impulse is "Come on in, the water's fine!"
Which is not inappropriate.
Assuming they don't live in the same house, I think whenever I went to his place, if at all possible I'd come w/o a shirt.…"
"Upside down bloke: Thanks for the link to near-naked Mungo. I see that the Henri James boxers he's wearing go for 23 pounds sterling--presumably plus shipping. But what Semper Virilis article? The one on this site…"
Liturgy, Society for Creative Anachronism, weight training, gay rights
Tolkien, other F&SF, some mysteries
Éomer: How shall a man judge what to do in such times?
Aragorn: As he ever has judged. Good and ill have not changed since yesteryear; nor are they one thing among Elves and Dwarves, and another among Men. It is a man's part to discern them, as much in the Golden Wood as in his own house.
Hi George, I am into weight training and noticed your post about the gym. Could you share what your routine is? As you read my profile I am a pretty active guy...but I felt I should connect with you and I have always learned to trust my gut so to speak so, I did it. I notice liturgy is an interest of yours...are you involved in a church per-say? Catholic, Episcopalian, Anglican? I liked your response...LOL
"The answer is simple.
If you haven't already, make your feelings for her clear. You don't want to walk away without knowing for sure that you are in the friend zone.
If she puts you in the friend zone, forget about her and move on.…"