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Your ideal mate.

I was watching Oprah yesterday and this woman had a checklist of what she wanted (and didn't want) in a potential mate. What would be on your list?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:18 AM on Aug. 4, 2010 in Relationships

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  • My list would be very short: Someone who makes me happy. DH meets my qualifications. lol.
    renea20

    Answer by renea20 at 10:19 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • everything opposite of every other man i've dated. HA!

    a TRUE relationship with GOD, kind, funny, compassionate, spontaneous, financially stable (owns a house, no debts, steady job...), willing to be a LOVING father to my daughters... etc. being hot and musically talented wouldn't hurt either. lol.
    gracefulsky

    Answer by gracefulsky at 10:21 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • my husband. LOL sometimes what is ideal is not what you would LIST. to me there has to be balance and support, respect etc.
    sati769leigh

    Answer by sati769leigh at 10:21 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • I have my ideal mate, and i'm married to him...so I don't know what I'd have on the list lol, he''s just everything i could and DO want! :)
    ThreeFates511

    Answer by ThreeFates511 at 10:35 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • I wouldn't ever have a list. Lists make it much harder on yourself to except people as they are. I betcha she will have a hard time finding the man who fits on that list & when she does, what if he doesn't like her? I think lists are a bad way to go. Had i made a list prior to meeting my DH, we never would have hooked up because he is %100 different than what i THOUGHT i liked. He completely blew my mind & blew all of my expectations out of the water. Love him so much!!!!!
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 10:37 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • My ideal mate is my SO without the PMS.
    DesertRose75

    Answer by DesertRose75 at 10:39 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • My ideal mate is someone who does not yell me down and does not yell other people. Has goals and supports my goals and someone who has friends and a life. I am so happy with myself and the goals I have.
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 10:52 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • well what i want in a relationship is someone with great height great personality respectfull & of course treat me right
    Ricanmami1

    Answer by Ricanmami1 at 11:32 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • I actually made a list years ago in high school. It was pretty long and detailed. I found it going through some old things at my mom and dad's house a couple of years ago. DH meets all of them and then some.
    Cavalrybaby02

    Answer by Cavalrybaby02 at 11:45 AM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • good job, has goals, willing to work hard to reach goals, good father, supports me. DH is all of that.
    happy-go-lucky

    Answer by happy-go-lucky at 1:00 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

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