Lady Yearns To Ro­mance The Grind­stone

MidWeek (Hawaii) - - Front Page - Amy Alkon

I’m a 32-year-old woman with a re­ally in­tense job that I love. I work long hours ev­ery week, and I of­ten work week­ends, too — by choice. I don’t want kids, but I’d love to have a re­la­tion­ship. I just worry that guys will want more of me time­wise and en­er­gy­wise than I can give — which is ba­si­cally some nights (into morn­ings) dur­ing the week and on week­ends — and will feel ne­glected and re­sent­ful.

Un­der­stand­ably, not ev­ery­one is into the sort of re­la­tion­ship where a sleep­over en­tails set­ting up a yurt inside their

noyed by my body’s de­mands less like a home than … well, as my boyfriend said — step spond­ing Post-its laid over my

what un­usual as women who there are some pretty strong (Ladies, please put down the that women, in gen­eral, more

rer sur­veyed young lawyers on 1 to 10, their as­pi­ra­tions to be yers an­swered with 8 or more,

How­ever, there’s an as­sump­tion that women should book, The Sex­ual Para­dox, to be more mo­ti­vated by “in be happy more than they want al­lowed her more one-on-one opt for what was mean­ing­ful

ever, Pinker notes that there’s of their game — put fam­ily the au­thor of an op-ed ti­tled have put her third from the top plus em­ploy­ees in more than

would have desta­bi­lized her like noth­ing more than to have but not all fe­males are will­ing to give up what it might take to

am­bi­tion make evo­lu­tion­ary men evolved to duke it out to these days, mover-and-shak are still vastly more likely than women to date the hot barista lu­tion­ary his­tory, men evolved to pri­or­i­tize signs of health and fer­til­ity in women (or, to put it

guys are likely to be sur­prised that a woman would be so who’ll be good with the lim­ited amount of girl­friend­hood sure — on your on­line dat­ing ing is the right thing to do for any­one with any un­usual or ob­ses­sive pur­suit — whether it’s a sex fetish, spend­ing all one’s time and dis­pos­able sure, you do even­tu­ally see — but prob­a­bly in a vin­tage

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