Barbara wrote: "We, the single women in our 60's are doomed!!! After I wrote about one woman's failed efforts to get men to attend a speed-dating event for singles over 60, I heard from nearly 300 lovelorn readers.Maybe I'll just get a dog." Patricia wrote: "Trying to find a man over 60 is like trying to find a good bullpen. "It's a strange and different world out there," he wrote.
I have the same sort of bad luck meeting eligible women that these women claim to have in meeting men." Men complained about women who give up on sex after 60.
They offered the old joke, "What do you call women who don't want sex?
As a man, I don't like the idea of sitting at a table and being questioned by women.
I don't want to be questioned to see if I am worthy of anything." Don, who is 75, wrote: "My wife of 51 years died a year and half ago and I don't feel like just sitting and waiting to die.
Of course, I won't deny that many men fall into the same category." Sam, who is 65, still wants to enjoy sex.
"That's part of the reason why men over 60 date much younger women.
Divorced." Mike, who is 71, wrote: "Healthy men are 'hard-wired' for sex.
This is entirely different from women, who can virtually be sexual camels.
I learned not to cough or show weakness during these monologues.