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These were women looking for husbands and approaching the task methodically, as if trying to find a new flat or car. By the end of the evening I was surprised they hadn’t asked for a urine sample. Far better just to go to a noisy bar and have a burger and a few drinks – which is what Caroline and I did a couple of days after she arrived.They tended to have an imaginary clipboard in their heads with a series of tick boxes on it. The first thing that really impressed me was that she offered to get a round in.It had worked out well for my uncle who had indeed married an heiress.But after two years in New York I’d discovered that the reputation of Englishmen had taken a bit of a battering since he lived there.Evelyn Waugh said that charm is a quality that doesn’t exist outside the British Isles and that’s particularly true of our women.The famous pin-up girls of the 1950s and 1960s – Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Sophia Loren – all have an in-your-face raunchiness that isn’t nearly as appealing as the quiet sex appeal of Sylvia Syms.I think it may have something to do with the sheer number of freeloading British hacks who’ve passed through the city since the 1950s.
'It was as though one half had eaten the other,’ he said.
In the two years I’d spent in America, no woman had ever bought me a drink. They expect to be treated like equals in the workplace, and heaven help the man who makes a sexist remark, but they hold fast to a courtship ritual that hasn’t changed much since the Declaration of Independence.
When it comes to politics, they’ve all read Simone de Beauvoir, Betty Friedan and Gloria Steinem.
I’d just come out of a tricky relationship with a difficult Englishwoman – smart and sexy but narcissistic and prone to mood swings.
I wanted a woman who was confident without being aggressive, attractive without being vain. The fact that American women devote so much time to personal grooming also appealed to me.Caroline was a timely reminder of everything I’d been missing about British women.