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Dear Wilhemina

Prospect's agony aunt replies to readers' problems

By Wilhemina   April 2009

Will I ever find love in Westminster?

Dear Wilhemina I am a woman in my early thirties, and I’ve been fishing for love in the political ponds of Whitehall for the past decade. Due to the nature of my work, my professional life has gradually merged with my private one and I’ve dated many men in the public eye. None of these liaisons has been particularly fulfilling: men I’ve been involved with have been prone to protracted bouts of navel-gazing and an inability to commit to the women before them, lest they get in the way of political ambition or…

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