The conversation about the impossibility of finding man-love in Lotus Land ricochets between raucous laughter and thoughtful reflection until the table goes silent and the subject finally sinks, like a stone thrown in an impossibly dark wishing well.“This is not a lighthearted issue,” says Jodi Derkson.
“There is a serious problem here.”PHOTOS: MORE SINGLES LOOKING FOR LOVEThis is Vancouver, the women explain, in conversational shorthand that speaks volumes about the city’s widely-perceived shortcomings for straight daters.
Sebastien Lessard, is a 37-year-old single guy living in Vancouver.
He’s dated five years younger than his age, and up to 15 years older.
Although she works at the Bottleneck and comes in contact with a great number of men, she finds most her age are married.