Dating out of my class
Al has a big crowd of local builders he can spend whole days with in his local pub — their friendship revolving around beer and football.I’ve met several, but spending more than five minutes discussing Arsenal’s prospects makes me faint with boredom.
There was a whiff of danger about him that I found intoxicating.There's nothing wrong with either, but long-term relationships do require that the participants either enjoy the same things or can respect their differences. I don't really feel comfortable with people from my social class, either as I grew up with (white trash) or currently (yuppie white collar).'Course, it could be that I'm just not comfortable with anyone, but my preference would be to date some semi-hippie chick who likes to read (a lot) but isn't necessarially all that formally educated. ’ he replied hopelessly, as plaster crashed about our feet. My idea of heaven is an early night and a good book, but I was attracted by his hard-drinking, hard-living lifestyle.As you can imagine, socialising together was — and still is — a challenge.