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Old Jul 3rd 2013, 12:03 pm
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So where in Dubai can I take my divorced mate for a few jars, where he can chat-up pretty girls without being expected to fork out over Dhs500 for their services and watch a band? Have tried the Marine Club but the girls there are too persistent. I think he prefers Filipinas rather than Chinese, if that helps to narrow down the selection process. Many thanks, guys.
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So where in Dubai can I take my divorced mate for a few jars, where he can chat-up pretty girls without being expected to fork out over Dhs500 for their services and watch a band? Have tried the Marine Club but the girls there are too persistent. I think he prefers Filipinas rather than Chinese, if that helps to narrow down the selection process. Many thanks, guys.

Pretty girls hanging around in bars willing to chat up divorced middle-aged men don't do it for intellectual stimulus. Anybody who spends time chatting up such girls for the sake of chatting them up needs a ****ing good slap.
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Kitakits, Marco Polo - Great live band and he do some karaoke to woo them.
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Pretty girls hanging around in bars willing to chat up divorced middle-aged men don't do it for intellectual stimulus. Anybody who spends time chatting up such girls for the sake of chatting them up needs a ****ing good slap.
Was simply trying to make him feel more at home. After all, back in the UK you wouldn't automatically expect a girl sitting in a bar to be a hooker. Unfortunately, the vast majority here appear to fall into that category.
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You should try help him out a bit more the guy is going to struggle to chat up or find a regular girl in those circumstances.
Why not gather up some of your own circle and wife's friends etc. especially if there are a few single women in the group. And let him work from there.

Should the middle aged divorced man surprisingly fail to lay pipe then there is always the professionals. And he will have a good frustration built up at that stage also.

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So where in Dubai can I take my divorced mate for a few jars, where he can chat-up pretty girls without being expected to fork out over Dhs500 for their services and watch a band? Have tried the Marine Club but the girls there are too persistent. I think he prefers Filipinas rather than Chinese, if that helps to narrow down the selection process. Many thanks, guys.
your wife away then ...
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Was simply trying to make him feel more at home. After all, back in the UK you wouldn't automatically expect a girl sitting in a bar to be a hooker. Unfortunately, the vast majority here appear to fall into that category.
Then you know the score.

ps Please let me know where he lives in UK. Unless he's got Pierce Brosnan's looks he obviously doesn't drink in any town or city I've been in if he's used to an ample supply of virtuous pretty girls willing to be chatted up by divorced middle-aged men.
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Kitakits, Marco Polo - Great live band and he do some karaoke to woo them.
Thanks for being the only person to answer my question. Have you been there? Deira is not my ideal choice but we may just give it a try before Ramadan.
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Thanks for being the only person to answer my question. Have you been there? Deira is not my ideal choice but we may just give it a try before Ramadan.
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in the GCC I've been in, I've not experienced one where a middle-aged bloke could expect to have a choice of pretty girls to chat up without the caveat you talked about. However, I hope you find one.
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Remember that you are not paying them for services, rather you are paying them to leave. Put another way, if it flies, floats or ****s you are probably better off renting!
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Thanks for being the only person to answer my question. Have you been there? Deira is not my ideal choice but we may just give it a try before Ramadan.
A nice bar where old dudes can hit on normal pretty girls? I would suggest that not only are you searching in the wrong city, you are probably searching on the wrong planet.
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Thanks for being the only person to answer my question. Have you been there? Deira is not my ideal choice but we may just give it a try before Ramadan.
Regularly go there, post brunch on a Friday you can get a table down the front. Band on 7ish?

Great band and there are two other guys entertaining who are quite funny and sing a bit themselves.

Always been the only Westerners in there. I reckon later on it's amazing but we're always gone by 11ish
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Both McGettigans, Irish Village, Dubliners and Fibbers have live music on regularly. Stables used to but not sure about now. There’s a guy in Loca on Friday afternoons, and he’s in Jambase as part of a band later weekend evenings.

Despite what some people say, there are plenty of regular, normal, nice girls here who’ll have a chat and laugh, and aren’t hookers, if you look in the right place and don’t look like a couple of old pervs desperate to get your end away.
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Despite what some people say, there are plenty of regular, normal, nice girls here who’ll have a chat and laugh, and aren’t hookers, if you look in the right place and don’t look like a couple of old pervs desperate to get your end away.
And therein lies the problem
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And therein lies the problem
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