Taking a break from penning my most recent novel (also known as watching Tough Love Miami on TiVo), I headed to to meet with Priscilla, a reader and aerobic enthusiast interested in a true who can keep up with her extroverted confidence. She was easy to talk to and, most of all, she was right on time … just like a Libra.
Name: Priscilla C.
Occupation: Safety Coordinator
Relationship Status: Single
Interested In: A real man with family values.
What do you do?
I work at private club, and I go to school part time. I went back to work on an undergrad degree.
Oh, how great, in what?
Wow. With the risk of sounding like a fool, what exactly is that?
The study of human past and present. It involves evolution, and we dig up artifacts. I fell in love with it.
Some archaeologists I know are also atheists. Are you religious?
I am more spiritual. I was raised . My classes cover the Darwinian theories, and I actually came away with more a belief in a higher power. I go to the beach and look at the trees and the wind, and you just can’t explain everything, you know?
I agree. Because of your job, do you golf?
No! I am actually really bad at it!
Maybe you can find a good man to teach you.
I get free golf on Mondays.
Have you ever been ?
No, I have been in love and had some long-term relationships. I have been dating a bit recently, but pickings are slim. But I have a full life, a lot of friends and a huge family. So I am busy with many things.
Have you been on dating sites?
I have found a lot of dishonesty and flakiness on . Reliability is very important to me. I have not met anyone special online.
What is your sign?
I’m a Libra, Oct. 4.
What is a Libra like?
They like balance, and I can be a little indecisive. The more choices, the more trouble. I am a little flirtatious and very . I am also very reliable.
What do you think of the men in Montrose? Have you dated much locally?
Not really. It is very family oriented and very value oriented. I have a thing for Midwestern men. Chivalry is nice. And family is very important. My family is all in South Pasadena.
How long have you been in the area?
I have been in La Crescenta for eight months.
Why did you move here?
It’s close to school and work. I live near the trails 'cause I love to hike.
What else do you do for fun?
! And I like salsa dancing! I want to take classes.
Did you watch Dancing With the Stars?
I did! I liked it. I was also watching Storage Wars recently! My guilty pleasure.
What do you look for in a man?
I like the outdoors, so someone athletic who can go hiking or for a run. I work out at two or three times a week or at in Altadena. Oh, I am very extroverted, so I want someone who can have fun and be social.
What would be the top three qualities you look for?
Sense of is important and reliability. Intellect. Someone who I can have a conversation with from foreign relations to Dancing With the Stars! Through being single, I have learned what I want and what I don’t want. I want someone I can talk to for hours.
Yeah, that always sounds nice. I used to want that, now I just beg my husband to shut up. Quiet in my home is what I crave now. Who is your celebrity crush?
Oh, nice choice! Now, him I could talk to for hours.