After a long absence from the dating scene, Courtneye Barrett made her presence felt three years ago on Bumble, when she parked her cursor on the profile, “John C., 53’s,” which belonged to John Capshaw, a bearded, blue-eyed man.
The first sentence in Mr. Capshaw’s profile put a smile on the face of Ms. Barrett, 55, who works in Houston as a network communications consultant for Shell Commercial Fuels and Lubricants, Americas.
“I’m looking for a woman with brains, sass and class,” wrote Mr. Capshaw, 56, the director of employee benefits in Houston for Service Corporation International, a provider of funeral goods and services.
Ms. Barrett, twice married and twice divorced at that time, took a deep breath, and swiped right into Mr. Capshaw’s universe with the kind of bold answer that perked his interest. “I can bring the sass,” she wrote.
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