Dating is definitely different than it was the first time around, however, with new technology it can be much easier to meet someone.
Dating has really not changed, because deep down people are still the same, with the same desires, wants and needs.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement or marriage.
On this occasion, a guy, let’s call him Andy, was cancelling on me for the fourth time. Sure, I was getting the picture, but he would have saved us both a lot of time if he had just been straight with me.
" I don’t know how many times I’ve stared at my battered i Phone 4 screen with complete bemusement after receiving a text like this.
When we met up a few weeks ago he seemed keen, but since then he has been flakier than a Danish pastry. Do some people actually prefer these long, drawn out methods of communicating disinterest instead of being honest?
One such trick is "ghosting", which the Collins English Dictionary recently announced as one of its words of 2015.