Originally Posted by haha
My brother just started dating after his wife died. Women take him out to dinner, fly down to see him, bring their trucks over to help him move. He says "I used to chase women all day. Now I just put my profile on the internet and they come rolling in."
Oh the stories I could tell about when I even thought about re-entering the "dating scene" at the tender age of 46, recently widowed. I was never so popular in my entire life. For the record, I passed on most offers. The transparency was sickening...
Please warn your brother about the golddiggers. Widowers and widows are considered easy marks, especially by people with visions of "all that life insurance money". Men especially are targeted.
Cynical? Yes. Realistic? Absolutely.