Imagine meeting a boy or girl you really like and wanting to get to know them better.
Everything goes exactly as planned: no playing games, no “talking” phase, no constant confusion, and no need to ever have the “what are we” conversation because you already have utter assurance that you are going to spend the rest of your life with this wonderful person.
customs however, something as small as being 10 minutes late bringing home your date can result in there never being another date because of the value that Germans place on punctuality.
Different types of bars and clubs are a common gathering place for people who are dating.
He asked about the concept of casual dating and what purpose it serves.
He then explained to me how things work a lot differently in his culture, as he has been engaged for two years and plans to marry his fiancée and start a family upon completion of his graduate degree. Arranged marriages were a commonly accepted practice all the way till the 18th century.
Cheryl Hinneburg has been a freelance writer for five years.
It is acceptable to meet at a specified location or for the male to pick up the woman at her home.