Blind date blogger the Guyliner goes behind the scenes of the Guardian column — and finds out what happened next on five of his favourite dates. Sat 31 Aug D id Saturdays even exist before the Blind date column? The start of the weekend was a joyless desert until, in , Weekend magazine started sending two hapless my words strangers out for dinner in the hope that three courses, a bottle of house white and the terror of appearing in a national newspaper would be the accelerant a romantic spark needs to go full inferno.
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Good table manners? He smeared food all over his face; it was appalling. No, of course not: Best thing about Mark?
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What were you hoping for? A man with integrity, a great sense of fun, a passion for carbs, and loyalty, courage and honesty. First impressions?
What were you hoping for? A new experience and an interesting story to tell my mum. What did you talk about? Work, the hobbies I fibbed about, favourite alcoholic beverages and we even braved Brexit.