My Single Friend was founded in 2004 by TV presenter and property extraordinaire Sarah Beeny, who is notorious for setting her single friends up.She had the ingenious idea of being able to describe all her single friends online.All ladies and gentlemen to describe themselves, by real or fictitious names, as they may choose". — A gentleman, 40 years of age, a little corpulent, rather of a dark brown complexion, wears a wig, has a place in the Customs, and a small estate in Suffolk, with 750l.in the funds; reasonably well-tempered, and at times very lively; religion — of his fathers.Just like having a virtual wingman by your side, it takes the hassle and stigma out of dating and paints a better picture of you as a person.
(...) The system of this curious, and it should seem actually serious, plan — as far as we can learn — is as follows: — Every person, of either sex, who desires to enter into a treaty of marriage, is first to subscribe a certain sum.
Since then we've had amazing feedback from our site members and hundreds of happy couples who are getting hitched, thanks to meeting on MSF!
The internet and speed dating agencies are the biggest of the group.
She says she “isn’t looking for a major spark” but is searching for a man with a good sense of humour to share her life with. The first blow was when she fell victim to a scammer on an online dating site.
He claimed to be a high flier in a major American toy firm, but then managed to convince her to give him £200 for medical treatment, encouraging her to take out credit cards.