Louisa Whitehead-Payne, High50's dating columnist, has been detailing her romantic exploits since her husband ran off with the proverbial younger woman.
Then, whatever the outcome, at least you will have fun, and some good stories, on the way.2.
See your first date as a little taster meeting with another human being.
On the day of your first date you will be nervous, and so will the other party, but if you see it as a taster, it takes the pressure off.
As does having a few dates with different people arranged.3.
Make yourself look nice in something you feel good in. I wouldn't get the job and there was no second date. It is fairly normal to discuss your marriage breakdown on the first date.