The thing I am most struck by now, however, is how over-the-top they seem. During my training as a doctor in central London in the late 1990s, people were still dying of Aids.
But since then, incredible pharmacological advances have been made in how the virus is treated and managed.
No one had died, no national tragedy had occurred— they had just been caught trying to buy sex.
Not everyone using online dating sites is looking for love. As if all that isn’t bad enough, romance scammers are now involving their victims in online bank fraud.
Scammers create fake online profiles using photos of other people — even stolen pictures of real military personnel. And they tug at your heartstrings with made-up stories about how they need money — for emergencies, hospital bills, or travel. Here’s how it works: The scammers set up dating profiles to meet potential victims.
The house is now on the market and I can't wait to buy a smaller, more practical one.
I know that I have changed lately and become withdrawn.