Date night picture of a man and a woman holding clinking together two cocktails — “cheers”
Date night picture of a man and a woman holding clinking together two cocktails — “cheers”
Picture: Richard Grayburn

We’ve all been there, you’ve plucked up the courage to ask out that dreamboat you’ve been eyeing up for the last few months……and they’ve said “Yes”.

After the first few moments of exhilaration, sitting there with a goofy smile on your face, reality decides to crash the party.

You’ve the perfect restaurant lined up, but it’s closed due to lockdown. That romantic little pub with the fantastic live music and great bar-staff, same.

You bite the bullet and offer them a meal at yours, they accept — Now what?

You spend a few hours rushing around your place with the cleaning equivalent of a flamethrower until it looks acceptable, or at least habitable. …

About

Richard Grayburn

Middle age loon in love with whisky and gin and running a subscription box as an excuse to try more of them → : https://linktr.ee/richardgrayburn