This time of year may be joyful on the surface but there has always been a deep undercurrent of loneliness for those looking through the window at other happy couples.
Whereas before online dating there was uncertainty as to where you can meet that special someone, now you have sites that can help.
Women, on the other hand, prefer guys closer to their own age.
In September, a study of 12,000 Finns reaffirmed what prior research had already established. If dudes were really so set on their caveman-era mating habits, wouldn't we see more single ladies over 30 home knitting tea cozies on Friday nights?
Some people consider themselves skilled communicators because they can talk endlessly.
Before we get to those, let’s review a few general guidelines for dating discourse: Listen as much or more than you talk.
Mike reached across the table to examine mine."You were born in 1966? That's so weird."The word rattled around in my head, even after he changed the subject to his upcoming marathon training. The banter that had come so easily seemed stilted in the bar. I said yes, but as soon as I got to the meet-up spot, I wanted to drive away. It wasn't what they were wearing—I was wearing an athletic tank top and hiking pants, same as the other women—but they all seemed so carefree.