Hi there! I am a 46 year old man from Norway who has been struck by the realization that there are more boys than men out there, even at my age! I was also struck by the realization that my own…Continue
"As a lecturer, I find it far less disturbing to my students if I discretely look at my watch than if I pick up my mobile phone to check the time.
Aside from that, a watch and a ring are more or less the only manly jewellery, so wear your watch with…"
"Like you, I am a baritenor, with emphasis on the tenor. My singing range is C#2-E5, but my comfort range is narrower (currently roughly G2-G4). I like the "singing" styles of singing, the styles that focus upon the actual art of song. That…"
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"Your suit is a bit difficult to see properly, Jay, both because it's dark and because the picture is backlit. From what I see, it looks like a good fit with sliiiiightly too much material in front of the shoulders, and perhaps a somewhat…"
"Yes indeed. They know how to balance fitting with that little room to move. It fits really nice.
As for chest and shoulders: One thing, though, is that I pulled my shoulders slightly back when measuring, which means the suit is the perfect fit…"
"I read something about the formulas of at least some of the Bond Street firms changing so as not to use animal fats. I do‘nt remember if that included Taylor, but maybe this shows that they have changed?"
"Having tried out a few hundred fountain pens, I was left unimpressed by MontBlanc. They are simply not writing tools, but rather fashion accessories that look better in your shirt pocket than in your hand.
"You can't go wrong with a Cross pen. I would also recommend a rather odd one out, the Lamy Persona. Lamy isn't your typical high-end pen maker, rather the opposite in fact, but they made this one exquisite gem which I would recommend very…"
"Live play at KGS seems to be better for developing, but I rarely have time for live play, so it's more turn based. I've been stuck in the 10-12 kyu range for some years now, though, so that might be telling."
"There are several different schools of training, and definitions of "strong", but I am pretty old school and think you should focus on basic, functional strength. Could you survive a week of old-fashioned farm work? Then you are…"
"I agree with Sam here.
However, all is not lost. Ask her out again and when it feels like you want to kiss her...go for it.
Give us a progress report - no details necessary - just a thumbs up perhaps!
"I used to carry a balisong in a carrying case on my belt. However, most of the time when I have to use a knife to open a box or something, I feel a little awkward "whipping it out" in front of my co-workers - I work in an office setting…"
"I don't know if I agree with this exactly. I've studied some knife fighting within the Filipino martial arts and it is hard to get disarmed. If I had the choice between defending myself with a knife and defending myself without a knife,…"
"Lots of fashion watches have poor quality movements. So about the time they go out of fashion even if you wanted to keep wearing them they are dead anyway.
Also some geek out (like me on some watches) about the design and engineering that went into…"