V loves: Mountain tops to ocean bottoms. fireside cuddles. movies. maseums and more. Is: 32. n/s. professional male. rtew in lidinburgh bttt frequent llyer. Seeks: kindred spirit/soulmate (female! ). Photo appreciated. liox 275/27. V Edinburgh Casanova requires new conquest. She should be discreet. passionate. uncompromising irt her love. be in the full bloom of life. 25—35. know her own mind and seek indescrilmble pleasure. Photo. letter or phone no appreciated. Box No 276/1. V I’d rather watch the sea than 'Sky'l Busy. happy. sociable. professional female (ii/s. 33) escapes rat race througlt art. music. fields and beaches. seeks similar. n/s male soulmate. 2S--36. lidinburgh. Box .\‘o 276/2. V Glasgow/Edinburgh tall. successful male. 37. fit. university educated. seeks confident woman with curious nature. for brief encounters. Interest in art and literature a bontrs. Box No 276/3. V Glasgow female mtd 311s. seeks caring. honest man for nights out. Must have (iSUl-l. 1 am an attractive brtrnette. linjoy eating out. theatre. cinema. socialising with friends. Photo appreciated. Box No 276/4. V Caring, considerate easy- going. handsome male (27). ()verworked and underplayed. enjoys pubs. nightclubs. cinema. eating out and cosy nights in. seeks female for friendship. fun. cuddles and possible relationship. Box No 276/5. V Caring male graduate, 43 non-smoker. loves broad hips. seeks amorously amazing Amazon. 38 -47. for sultry relationship. .\'o hung-up divorcees please. Surprise me! llo\ No 2.76/6. V Professional, handsome athletic guy (35) into folk and cerlidhs. wonders if any similar girl wotrld like to get together to strip the willow. Box No 276/7. V Intelligent, sensitive male academic (32) u/s. slim. fit. unconventional. likes travel. restaurants. interesting conversation. books etc. seeks similar female for companionship and amusing times together. Box No 276/8. V Wacky male humorous. intelligent. sensitive. own business. seeks ‘free spirited female. linjoys tray el. cinema. languages. football (oopsl) and general revelryl Box No 276/9. V Passionate, creative male (or pig-headed vegan misanthrope depending on phase of moon) seeks Madonna- type to share commune. If your passions are aardvarks and trees. send photo/illustration and letter. Box No 276/10. V Handsome, tall, professional Scottish male. 32. likes music. travel. wining. dining. people- watching. seeks beautiful l-‘rench female for friendship/ relationship. Box No 276/11. V Very attractive, Sporty intelligent. independent female. 30s. seeks tall male with own hair. for social rapport. Must be professional. forthright and solvent. liither end of MS. Photo please. Box No 276/12.

V Tall, good looking professional male. 32. seeks woman with style. wit and curves for fun and adventure. Interests are: music. travel. food. fashion. Box No 276/13. V Professional female, 50 non- smoker. tall. lively. GSOH. Varied interests include films. theatre. music. sailing. travel. seeks easy-going male. any age.

good humoured. chatty.

affectionate. Box No 276/1-1.

V There’s got to be more! Separated. professional female (4 l ) seeks genuine. caring male to discover the remaining untapped areas of life. Glasgow. Box No 276/15.

V Closet romantic needs git-1y. freckled. Ruby Wax-type lady. Irish accent optional. 30—40. slimish. average height. to take on the world. Phone Mr Boring or write. (toss my fingers. Box No 276/16.

V Dark, attractive often charming. Glasgow woman (32) cultured and independent. seeks confident. cerebral man to hopefully share the spring and all that the seasons bring. Photo and long letter appreciated. Box No 276/17.

V Lighten'up Tom it doesn't have to be the cruellest month. Coffee and alcohol. films and books help but. heh. ditch those lilacs. Unreal. 36-year-old tnale seeks female in (ilasgow. Shantih. Box No 276/18.

V Gay female (25) seeks feminine lady with GS()H for friendship. romance. linjoys nights in/out and plenty varied interests. although passion would be goodl Genuine letters answered. Photo a must. Box No 275/52.

ATTRACTIVE, GRADUATE professional. fit. successful. young-ish. seeks tit. attractive. young-ish. intelligent. masculine guy with some direction and purpose iti life. who has empathy. but can stand on his own two feet. Must have get- up-and-go. Will you get tip and come'.’ Photo unhelpful. good. honest letter and tel no appreciated.

Box No 275/53. V Edinburgh gay male (25)

professional. athletic. affectionate. seeks similar. sincere guy for friendship/ relationship. I'm completely straight-acting/lookirig. non- scerie'. searclmtg for Mr Right nik 11. Photo really appreciated. Box No 275/59.

V Edinburgh professional gay guy. 28. attractive. funny. intelligent. N/scene. likes pubs. cinema etc. seeks similar guy for ftrn times. to share vices. night in/out. l’ltone'.’ Photo” ALA. Box No 275/60.

V Tall, slim, long-haired innsie- loving male (3()) bisexual but with minimal experience. seeks male. similar inexperience (2’) to explore strange new worlds with. Box No 275/62.

) V Glasgow gay guy mid 40s. in

Sin. stocky. shaved head. professional. lnterests: theatre. opera. jazz. sports. seeks good- lookingdominant similar for occasional fun times and hopefully more. ALA. Photos please. Box No 275/72.

V Bored of solo cinema visits'.’ Edinburgh gay gtiy (2S). s/a. ri/s. (iS()ll. seeks similar for friendship. maybe more. lnterests include theatre. music. Turn-offs include personal ads. white. socks. :\l.:\. Box No 275/73.

V Handsome gay student on. athletic build. lnterests include sports. theatre. cinema. travel. Would like to meet handsome/ cute guys for friendship and perhaps more. Discretion assured. :\l.;\. Photo helpful. (ilasgow/litlinhtn‘gh. Box No 2.76/50.

V Sincere male (27) professional. s/tt. non-scene. with ('iS()ll. seeks similar males for genuine. honest friendship. perhaps leading to the fairytale relationship. lnterests include music. tennis. theatre etc. Take a chance! Box No 276/51.

V Fun-loving, independent female (26) with GSOH. itito music. books and women who look hot in leather trousers. seeks intelligent. sensitive woman for good nights out or cosy nights irt lidinburgh. Box No 276/52.

V Glasgow guy (29) decent looks. s/a. graduate. down-to. eartlt. likes pubs. films. music. sports. outdoors etc. seeks similar (2 1 ~31 ) for friendship. maybe more. Suit student-type" Box No 276/53.

V I‘m not n/s or s/a I don't care what star sign you are. what (_iS()ll really means. (ilasgow boy. 23. looking for lad with cheeky grin and confidence to match. Box No 276/5-l.

V Gay professional, non-scene caring. slim. fit. Jlls. seeks non- smoking. intelligent. humorous friend/relatrortship over 31). into entertaining. travel. gardening. music. days out walking. Countryside. Photo appreciated. Detailed letter. Box No 2.76/55. V Attractive professional man early ‘10s (Edinburgh) seeks similar. straight-forward man. non-scene. Usual interests. theatre. music. eating out. holidays. keep fit. Sincerity/ friendship/romance. Box No 276/56.

V Edinburgh male, 31 non- smoker'. would like to rneel another male. 'l‘\'/l‘S or similar welcome. All letters answered. liox No 276/57.

V Glasgow gay guy 3n. slt'algllt- acting. shy. genuine. likes music. pubs. football. seeks guy. IX 2S. for friendship. fun. possible relationship. Discretion assured. .-\ll letters answered with total confidence. Box .\'o 276/55.

V leo lady recovering from broken heart. in need of feminine strokes to make her purr again. (ilasgow (26). .»\l.:\. liox No 276/5‘).

V Gay female (37) lidinburgh- based. is now slowly 'coming out‘ and seeking non-butch female who possibly enjoys cinema. theatre. eating ortt. foreign travel and fun. A (iS()ll a tttttsl. Box No 276/6l).

V Glasgow man, 33 quiet. confident and \ ery easy-going. fit and quite good-looking. Wants to meet younger. fit guy for friendship and then maybe more. Box No 276/61.

V Imaginative bi-guy .stnn. attractive (Jtl) seeks masculine guy. gay or straight. who'd sometimes let me be a devoted pal. sitting at your feet. Drop a litre. 'l‘elephone numberi’ Discretion assured. Box No 276/62.

V Male, 30, TV, bisexual likes- music. wine. cinema. theatre. non-scene. wishes to meet someone similar for friendship and fun times. Discretion assured and expected. Box No 2.76/63.

V Glasgow lesbian (21) feminine. caring. fun female with \'(iS()ll. seeks similar for sharing passion for music. cinema. ptibs. clubs. nights iii/out. good laughs. good fun and anything else. liox .\'o 276/6-1.

V Classical music lover male. 3() this month (I) slim. decent looks. n/s. seeks similar. (ilasgow guy (21) ~22) as concert companion. liox No 276/65.

V Gay male, 26 looking for a sincere guy for friendship/ relationship. Must be non- smoker. 2()- 23. My interests include keeping fit. films. travelling. tnttsic. Paisley/ (ilasgow. Photo appreciated. llox No 276/66.

9 I saw you .le t'at \tl. l.e temps de feter la (in d'un torrrnage. .I‘ai pris tes pieds pour les masser. Revigores. sauront - lls gt'imper la colline jusqu'a moi'.’ liox :\'o l'/276/l.

V I saw you for the second time at (‘itrus. 9/3/96. Yotr had dark hair and heard. didn’t dance and left really early. Wish yott hadn't? Third time lucky"? Box No [7276/2

V I saw you Sarah. 1 sold you a book of Scottish love poetry iri \Vateistones. 'l‘hursday 1-) March. .\1e: long hair. glasses. awestruck. Need someone to turn the pages'.’ liox .\'o (7276/3.

V I saw you ex ery Tuesday. .\- l‘iles. l baked you cornbread: you warmed my heart. What a good celebration. l-‘md me again later. if fate allows. attd I will (‘ry l.o\ e. Box .\'o (7276/4.

V I saw you not just Saturday. studio. l‘ri 1st March —- Coogan'.’ With clipboard. You smiled. our eyes met. Maybe I'll be asked in againC‘an we meet for a coffee. l)a\e. liox No 17/276/5.

V I saw you in l)unfermline on 9/3/96. We shared coffee and opinions in my flat. I would love to see you again. It was fate that re-united us. wasn't it'.’ Box No ll/276/6.

V I saw you Wednesday. 20/3/96. 5 o‘clock. Forrest Road. Bumped into me at grocers. then you went into charity shop. You denim jacket. dark hair. lovely eyes. He donkey jacket. crev ' cut. heard. Box No [1/276/7. V I saw you fab short red hair. the most beautiful eyes. 23/3. .\'o 42 bus. Mound to Meadows. .\le —- short blonde hair. downstairs. saw you and melted. ('au \\ e meet ~ take a different route together“? Box 1 'o ll/276/S. V We saw you Patrl. What was yellow now is red. Do you want to share our bed. (‘laire and Ila/cl. Box No l'/276/‘). V I saw you (ilasgow City Hall. pre-(‘hristmas Messiah (John (.‘urrie singers). We couldn't find the way in. I shall always remember. the black. black hair. the deep. dark eyes of you. the grey coat with the back how. ."our smile after ‘The Amen'. Box .\'o ll/276/lll. V I saw you at the PM stalls day in St John's Church. 2/3/96. You »- attractive in camel coat don't give the the hump (oooh)! Hope to see you again. Box No [7276/1 l. V I saw you golden-haired ‘tisherman' buying avocadoes and tea. ls there a 'Susie' or could I be your niermaid'.’ lt's high tide. how about some museli and catching a wave'.’ Box .\'o L’/276/l2. V I saw you at l)elmonica's. the two transvestites who sat in back. ()ne with red hair and one black hair. 1 was standing at bar a few weeks ago. Box No (7276/13. 0 I saw you l‘riday. 22/3/96. Riverside. 1310. We spoke briefly. You from Myanmar. tne older in fawn raincoat. Would you like to meet‘.’ Box No 11/276/14. 0' I saw you Mr Wolf arid anyone else who knows me. 1 love .‘vlelanie. Slasiphobe in an emotional surplus narrative. Go- go dancer at rest. sheepish elev ator phobic. Anyway. where are you lan llar'ris'.’ Box No l'/276/l5. V I saw you in Waterloo Baron l-‘riday night. 15 March. Me small specs. black jacket. You played fruit machine. Stood nc\t to you but shit myself. Kept looking. Write. Box No (7276/16. 0 I saw you (‘CA exhibition 21st (lllt/ 23rd March. both in black. leather jackets. Wotrld like to exchange more than a sttitle. Box No 11/276/17. V I saw you Victoria. in a dark. stormy night. playing solo flute m the warmth of the Queen‘s Hall at l-leriot's Spring Concert. You know w ho l atn. Please write. Box No Ll/276/l8.

V I saw you Vincent in Blue Moon. Joy and ()range. I was taken by the way you dance. Would you like to meet and tell me your secret‘.’ Say yes. Love your striped trousers. Box No (7276/19.

V I saw you Sat 3 Feb at Madame Gillespie's. You tall. dark-haired Norwegian. There's too rmrch Spanish in last two messages. Why don't you teach me some Norwegian. l‘ll use it in your future messages. Box No U/276/20.

84 The List 5-18 Apr 1996