He says it’s been hard to move on after the death of his wife of over a half century, who died three years ago.
He has taken a few women out to lunch since her death, but he says he wouldn't call that dating.
"I've had some dates in between." But nothing turned serious. "It’s a paid service, where they do a background check and everything…
On the quantitative side we all need to eat, sleep, breathe air, etc.The four-day New York edition, from October 8 to 11, includes panels, seminars, and for those single self-proclaimed geek attendees, there is even an opportunity to find love.On a Thursday night a few blocks away from the convention, men and women gathered for “nerd night speed dating.” As an onlooker without an encyclopedic knowledge of , I tagged along as they tried to do something that is even difficult for the more socially savvy New Yorkers: make a connection.“When you’re married that many years as long as I’ve been, you figure you’re never going to find love again because it’s too big of a loss," he explains, pausing, his voice beginning to crack.
"And to try to overcome that loss is a difficult thing to do.” Playing cupid: Speed dating Kim Phillips manages the Portage Senior Center.
– Fay My friends and I went out to try something new we haven't tried before.