The world of online dating can be a strange-yet-wonderful place — especially if if you’re of a certain age. A few months later, when the optimism around meeting people serendipitously begins to diminish, I’ll have an excited conversation with a friend about online dating and thus perpetuate the circuit of getting rid of, downloading, getting rid of and grabbing. My period is my own, personal when I select to pay this with somebody, I do and so because I prefer…