Better still, you'll be seeing them during the day, rather than just propping up a bar with them in the evening. Work together during the day, pop out for a quick drink after work, Bob's your uncle. Everything is in order, from stress-busting massage at the desk to on-site counselling, so why not pick a mate there too? Hinting that you would like to take things further but never being specific can make the whole relationship uncomfortable, especially if it's a boss/employee situation.
This system obviously has advantages over night-time pick-ups in darkened clubs, holiday romances, (notoriously short-lived), or blind dates arranged by friends. High-powered City workers of the Nineties are accustomed to using the office as a complete life- support system. Making a pass is a dangerous manoeuvre in the workplace. Trying to blur the lines between business and pleasure will appear sleazy.
Users can check-in to venues, browse how many others are at those venues, and update their Blendr activity on Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare.
'Unlike other social networks that connect users to people and places they already know, Blendr facilitates the discovery of new people,' say the site's creators.
Beatrice then gets Jimmy to retrieve her diary when it was confiscated by Mr. He doesn't seem to be interested in a relationship with her, although he does return her affections at times.