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Male , 56-60
Feeling thoughtful
"Old friends, like old swords, still are trusted best." - John Webster

I am single. Have had a full life with good and bad experiences like everybody else. Have learned a lot, and am interested in what you have learned too.

Last Seen 1 hr ago
Member Since Jul 01, 2011
Favorite Quote I will let you be in my dreams if I can be in yours. - Bob Dylan
Heritage
  • 100% American
Vices Coffee, cigars, intelligent women (w/ glasses).
Politics Liberal
Horoscope Virgo
Special day 9-6
Books Too many to list
Music Folk, Rock, Pop
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Local Time July 24th, 10:03 PM

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