I have been a single parent for years,of one daughter,and l also raised three other girls with my daughter,all of the girls are adults now,and long gone,now its my time, l would like to be friends with one lady first and see were it goes, l hope that we can be best friends, l only want ONE WOMAN,and lm very sure of the fact,l dont view women as mere objects of sex,lm not an arrogant person at all,lm very simple,if interested please say so in your own words,Im NOT ATTRACTED TO EXCESSIVELY OVER-WEIGHT WOMEN,A LITTLE POUCH STOMACH IS FINE.I dont do drama,not into loud or argumentative women,prefer a mature *40* to *52* year old woman with a lot of melanin in her skin.l have a very good sense of humor,laughter is great for the soul.I HAVE SO MUCH LOVE WITHIN ME AND NO ONE TO SHARE IT WITH,lm a very good listener,l take proud in helping solve problems.I have good hygiene and smell good EVERYDAY of nice cologne,l dont have any tattoos or piercing,never been on drugs or sold drugs,nor have l ever been incarcerated,l dont smoke anything,extremely light drinker.lm a simple man with intelligence,very loving,kind,giving,always thinking of others at all times, with kind and positive words, lets share with one another with love in mind,l have great communication skills,from raising four girls,lm sure.Im a great cook,indoor or out,l would like to meet someone that can and will cook like l can(l love it),we can cook together.I love to read,the book that l read the most is the BIBLE,and l read it everyday,l mean everyday,lm spiritual but not religious(lets read together), l also try my best to live it,but lm not perfect,and dont claim to be,l continue to learn to this day from people of all ages.( hey!! l know lm saying a lot,but just keep reading,it gets better...and its all true,lol)l like fishing,going out to eat,I like just getting out doing things in the sun and also just chilling inside,lm open for all type of events,but l stopped going to clubs 25 or so years ago,lm not a party person,lm a grown man,and conduct myself as so,at all times .I would like to meet someone that try to stay fit,(lm about 185 lbs, large hands ,wide shoulders, stocky built) .I value my WORD greatly,its all that l have,as a man, l wouldnt know what to do without it,and l value the word of others,so to find someone thats honest is very important to me,independence is also very important, if you can take care of yourself,and l can take care of myself (like l have been doing all of my adult life),we can come together and take care of each other as one,please have something to bring to the table other than just yourself,but l do understand that at times a person may need a helping hand,l have your back 100%,my WORD.NOT looking for sex partner.I take it slow in a relationship,there is no need to rush into things. I treat everyone with respect and with loving kindness,l still believe in opening doors for ladies.I dont have any worries at all in my life ,lm the same person everyday, pretty much happy everyday,thank GOD,Lol.I keep myself fit and in decent shape,prefer a lady thats HEIGHT and WEIGHT proportion,Im attracted to ladies that take proud in their physical appearance (Im NOT attracted to over-weight,non proportion women),none of US are getting any younger(smile) not trying to offend anyone,in life we all have our on attractions.Im extremely slow to anger. I like ole school music, lm an ole school type of guy. Sorry,l dont take good pictures or like taking them,but yes, l have ALL of my teeth,and their real and clean,Lol,oh! and straight to,Lol, some of the music that l like is Barry White,Isaac Hayes,Sly family stone.....GOD BLESS, you all,and good fishing.