Providentially, Clare soon heard from James, a 36-year-old teacher.
Of course, no tick-box exercise can completely assess romantic compatibility.
You have to be extra careful when it comes to online matchmaking and dating websites, whether you choose one with paid membership or something offered for free.
Most of the time, choosing the best dating site online is a trial and error process that should be done with utmost care.
It read: “Middle ranking civil servant, single, Catholic, 43-years-old, immaculate past, from the countryside, is seeking a good Catholic pure girl, who can cook well, and who can do all housework, who is also capable of sewing and a good homemaker in order to marry at the soonest opportunity.” It was through the Altöttinger Liebfrauen Messenger newspaper that Joseph Ratzinger met Maria Peintner.
They soon married and Maria gave birth to three children; Georg, Maria and Joseph.