But, in my experience, this does not hold true at all.
I may not have gone on a first date in over a decade but this much I know: dating in Britain happens at night. And if you don’t end the night with a snog and cursory fumble then it’s safe to assume that one or possibly both parties was more turned on by the cutlery you used at dinner than the person sitting opposite. S., serial dating is as common as eating cereal for breakfast. Furthermore it’s okay—expected even—for you to mention that you’re also seeing other people. invention designed to sanitize the process of mate selection and make it seem less murky, awkward and heart-rending than it actually is.
Overall, Americans are very very cautious on the dating scene.But I think it just made the whole thing fun, cool and memorable.My friends were so surprised that at 24 years old I had never had a real Valentine’s Day, but I am pretty sure I am not alone (please LEAVE COMMENTS below if this year was also your first V-Day! Last Valentine’s Day, my friend told me not to be sad that I didn’t have anyone to celebrate with – when the time is right, it will exceed all your expectations. So let’s go back to talking about the big V-Day date, and chatting about some points that I think are interesting to share.Chelsea and I have been dating for a year and a half now, and it has been the most exhilarating, wonderful, exciting and special year and a half of my life.I would not trade it for anything, and I would do anything to spend the rest of my life with her.Furthermore, Americans date sober I can picture some Brits reading the last point and thinking, “No problem.I’d just order a beer or take a bottle to the graveyard.” Let me quickly scupper that particular master plan.Because I'm still on my 4th of July holiday, I've decided to reflect once more on this great country of yours, and how its qualities and foibles lend itself to my dating life.Tuesday I went off, -style, on how this is the best country in the world for dating.That it is the guy’s job to be able to be everything that their partner wants and more, and that even sometimes that is not enough.American girls are painted as delicate princesses that expect men to wait on them hand and foot.