• ‘I was sure they would fall in love!' The dos and don'ts of amateur matchmaking

    13 days ago - By The Guardian

    There's nothing as satisfying as setting up your friends for a successful date - or as crushing as when it goes wrong. Here's how to improve everyone's chances Sarah, 45, describes herself as a “total Cupid” - “always single, and always connecting my single friends”. When we speak, she has just set up an old friend with a new one she met through yoga. “They hit it off straight away,” she says. She is waiting for a positive outcome from another pair too: “I haven't given up on them yet.” A generation ago, the Sarahs of this world were in heavy demand: your extended network was the first...
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