It’s a scenario familiar to anyone who has tried internet dating.
You contact someone who appears attractive in their photos, only to discover they’re not quite so alluring in person.
According to the Daily Record Lucy shared screen grabs of her sister's messages on Facebook writing: 'Ok, so my sister messaged someone on an online dating site (Plenty of Fish) just to say hi..got this (apparently "on file") reply regarding his choice of not going for "older and over weight" women. .'He continued: 'I was also specific about weight as I have never been attracted to big women.
However, since moving to Scotland and going on POF I have learned that 'average body type' is commonly held to be around dress size 14-16.
When I first started using the site I wasn't getting very many messages and I didn't know why. I had pictures I had an interesting bio and I even made the first impression most of the time but still no one would reply back.He later claims that he is able to refine his search due to his personal attributes, and says that he regularly sends this message to Scottish women who 'have a clearly unrealistic opinion of their own appeal' He says: 'Without trying to sound big headed, I'm fairly good looking, I keep myself as fit as I can, I have a highly skilled job that I work very hard at and consequently earn well into 6 figures.