Whatever it was they both acknowledged it wasnt serious, so my question is why even write about it unless he was purposely trying to name drop. It certainly makes him look like a creep.
So whats next
I go from geak, to beach casual to next level... Just because. I too don't mind the attention. If I spent time ironing and putting a tie on or whatever;deep down I hope someone notices. It's appreciated when I'm sitting in a polo.