3six5dates

Four women in four cities take on 365 dates between them. Follow their adventures and misadventures.

46. Lost In Translation – Mr. Interpreted

That morning, after I gave my “mature” answer to Mr. Arms, I called a friend who had tried to set me up with a “handsome Japanese” the week before. She had described his “charming smile”


20. A Man and A Chinese Woman – Mr. Old Chinese Hand

As we walked into the restaurant, Mr. Old Chinese Hand made small talk with the staff in Chinese and the girls started giggling. I smirked at his performance, but I would be lying if I


1. One in a Million – Mr. Yellow Fever

“I thought you would wear a Qipao.” Mr. Yellow Fever looked at me with disappointment in his eyes. “Like Maggie Cheung in ‘In the Mood For Love’?” I tried my best to cover up the


Ms. Shanghai – Ginger wRong Chen

“I took my diamond to the pawnshop, but that don’t make it junk.” Leonard Cohen Dating History In Junior High, I fell in love with a man who was more than 10 years older than me.