At first I thought he was just being chatty, then it became clear - to my astonishment - he was chatting me up.
He wanted to take me to dinner back in London, to bed, to heaven.
So there must be something going on with young men these days. But he explained that it starts out fun, but before you know it they're dragging you into Baby Gap via the jeweller's, which these men just aren't ready for.
It's well known that people are marrying later and later: the average age for a man is 32 and a woman 30.
An instant climb up the career ladder for him - off the back of my years of hard work.
And despite my flailing efforts, he kept telling me what a great mover I was on the dancefloor.
There has been an incredible shift since the Fifties when three-quarters of women and half of all men had tied the knot by their mid-20s.
Many men still aren't ready to commit by their mid-30s, it seems to me.
Men think young women see lovemaking merely as a weapon in the battle to make a partner commit.
So uncomplicated sex and having fun without commitment are top of the list of the alluring qualities of older women.