But never mind discussing toyboys or TV shows, one of the most fascinating things I quickly learn about Elizabeth is that she hasn’t taken a train since around 1985.It is easy to see why Elizabeth was first choice to play Helena, the fictitious Queen of England: she is probably more regal than many real-life royals.From academia to eccentricity, the city of dreaming spires is bustling with students and working professionals from all walks of life, all of which helps create a unique dating scene.
Asking for a business card typically signals an intention to keep the relationship strictly professional — but that’s not the case at meetings arranged by Ivy Connect, the members-only social and professional club founded by Harvard Business School fellows, Beri Meric and Philipp Triebel.
You have to accept that, or start dating men in their 20s, which is absurd,’ she says, before slightly reconsidering, a glint in her eye.'In which case, I can date an 18-year-old...anything goes!
’ (I tell Elizabeth that I’m sure it would be easy for her to woo someone decades younger than her, judging by the bikini posts on her Instagram.
In high school, I saw an inordinate amount of ballet, hip-hop and modern performances for someone whose real interest was West Suburban Silver Conference football.
I’ve gamely eaten vegan Mexican food, a cuisine that would suffer an existential crisis anywhere outside of San Francisco.
Ivy Connect exists outside the realm of ordinary life.