Dating a thin guy
I came to realize that a bigger body was like a bigger house, something else I’d fantasized about having from an early age. So I lost weight, down to 175 for a while, a little north of that now.After decades of struggling to reach that weight, before going way beyond, it’s comically difficult to hold the line there. to Work Out Tell You How They Do It But it’s even harder to stay lean when I’m heavier.Nobody called me skinny anymore, and for a while that was liberating.I was never actually big or strong by weight-room standards, but I was a lot more of both than when I started.
For a guy who’s 5’10, like me, that would be 145 pounds. So I worked hard in the gym to pack on as much muscle as I could. Related: The Workout All Skinny Guys Have Been Waiting for Ironically, everything changed when I began working for a fitness magazine.Today I can’t remember the last time someone called me skinny. If someone did, it would probably be meant as a compliment. Neither gender may be shallow, he says, but may be making their choice of mate because of millions of years of evolution.