She says there aren't many single men in her age range there. It doesn't have to be an activity where men are present nor does it have to be a "singles function." In fact, the ratio of single women to single men at "singles functions" is usually unfavorable for women.
To get out and get involved with new people, Betty signed up for a bus trip to attend an opera in a larger city and met a widower on the trip. Meeting a man can happen to an older woman, but it won't happen by staying home all of the time. And the older the group of people, the worse the ratio will be.
Williams, 33, gave them sob stories about being a domestic abuse victim but made up excuses about meeting.
Instead she persuaded her victims to send her money and mobile phones, which she used to run up huge bills.
He never met her but gave the handsets to other people on her behalf.
The pensioner, who suffers from asbestosis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder, is still paying out on the contracts.
No, men will run a mile.’ She paused, then added: ‘Sorry, dear.’ I’ve never been someone who absolutely has to be in a relationship.
Whenever I was between boyfriends in the past, I would just enjoy life until another man came along — through work, mutual friends or our eyes meeting across a crowded room.He added: "I did get visits from two debt collectors from the phone company."I don't think there's a remote chance I'll get my money back but I'm satisfied with the two years – she deserved that." Another victim, aged 76, sent her two phones and was conned out of £4,760, believing he was speaking to a woman called Tara Smith.A FRAUDSTER posed as a string of sexy women online to con 19 lonely pensioners out of more than £20,000.Kerryann Williams posted fake profiles with snaps of other women on dating sites including Plenty of Fish to lure her victims.But when I phoned a dating agency eight months ago, everything had taken on a new sense of urgency. ‘Haven’t you found yourself a husband yet, Bridgey? But don’t look desperate — men hate that.’ I went speed-dating, online-dating, wine-tasting dating, quiz-dating and dinner-dating.