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26 - Kensington & Chelsea, London

I am a very compassionate, caring and empathetic young man that is a good listener and wants to make an impact...


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57 - Lambeth, London

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I am a nice,caring genuine guy looking for love. I live out of town with various animals and am searching for...


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I'm a kind, caring person. I work in the City but have a passion for the natural things in life. I prefer to...


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