Jonas received co-writer credits for seven songs on the album.Fastlife received a generally mixed reception from music critics, with the record's production and lyrical themes receiving praise.“Engineers and one doctor.” With one exception, all the women were very friendly, outgoing, easy to smile, and both offered information about themselves and asked me about myself.(The one exception was an otherwise pleasant woman who gently but firmly chastised me for asking what she did for a living. ) I was actually surprised that nobody asked me what I did for fun. ”) There were quite a few women who were currently living elsewhere but moving here soon, and some who had just gotten here. I mean covered — making the pants nearly look grey.By total luck, I had one of those lint tape-roller things in my jacket pocket from when I wanted to use it on the way to a speech. And good fortune, because the lighting in the place was good enough that it would have revealed the true me — a crazy cat lady. The women had “their” tables, from which they didn’t move; the men circulated every time a glass was tinked — every eight minutes.
Also on the banned list: Is this your first speed-dating? Lots of different jobs: a nurse for pre-mature babies, someone studying to be an architect, a yoga instructor and nightclub DJ, and so on. As I say, 80% of the night’s purpose was to try it and check it off my bucket list.
At the end of the night, I decided to reward myself with a little present to myself for mustering up the courage to do the night.
As I often do, I checked into my location with a location-aware app, which posted the following to my Facebook wall (right after the above status update that I’d gone speed-dating): My friends have warped senses of humour, so I felt compelled to add this, just in case they misunderstood what I was buying at a drug store: I’ll update this post if (a) one of my two matches replies, and (b) pigs are seen flying.
If, on name, you’re both told about it by email the next day.
I failed to see until it was too late that there’s a part of the card I could keep where I should have been taking notes on the women I wanted to see again.
I didn’t talk to any of the other guys there — to be honest, in the 25 minute wait for it to start, I buried my head in my i Phone.