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“He knew what I did for a living, because I listed it on my profile.

Fortunately, of course, there are also men and women who do fit the pattern discovered in the research.

I have seen and known many men who are close to, romantically attracted to, and in long-term, successful marriages with women who outperform them—and whom they also consider smarter than themselves. After a lot of dates, a few duds, and a period of unsuccessful meet-ups, she met and fell in love with a man who admires and is attracted to her as a whole package—intelligence and all.

Being a woman who is too pretty or too smart has advantages when it comes to small gains (free drinks, better treatment, etc) but major disadvantages when it comes to finding long term partners and maintaining friendships.

In that respect it is actually good riddance that men who are not confident enough to go for the really great women, focus on average women.

Or he may have difficulty with intimacy or some other issue she could have no way of knowing about. She wanted to know if she had done something to drive him away.

As she went over their conversation in her mind, she realized there was one thing that stood out—though she did not want to believe it.

Everything went smoothly—until they met in person for a cup of coffee.

They had many things in common and talked for about 45 minutes.

She was attracted by his profile, which made him seem smart, thoughtful and interesting.

He liked how she looked in her photos, and also thought she sounded fun, interesting, and smart.

They were then asked to rate the woman both in terms of warmth and friendliness, and in terms of how desirable they would find her as a long-term romantic partner.