And naturally, it concludes with something like what I've experienced several times — a date that lasts no more than 45 minutes and feels like an absolute death march for the final 20.
I could've saved a ton more money, and essentially, my social life as it is wouldn't be any different.
So to be clear, I'm not dumping on anyone who still lives with their folks.
Instead of waiting for the check to come and delaying this longer, I'm ending it now. There's give and take, flow, back and forth, interruptions.
With some of these younger women, the most interesting thing they have to share with you is something from their friends' Instagram or, God forbid, Snapchat.
For example, generally, you try to avoid people with two first names or those who abbreviate the word probably as “probs.” But you never know; that one awful abbreviator could be your soulmate.
So, I'm proposing this "8-year rule" in dating as an absolute.
Whether you're looking to live out a fantasy, experience something different or simply don't have time for a serious relationship, we're sure you will find likeminded people on My Bed or Yours who match what you are looking for.
We need more men in Muskogee who want to be a fuck buddy.
However, I am saying that if you're 30 and dating someone who lives with their parents… This one is going to make me sound old AF, and I'm OK with that.
It starts with how frequently they text, how surprised they are by phone calls as a mode of communication and how irresponsibly they handle getting back to people in a timely, appropriate fashion.
Here's an example of what I'm talking about, from a date I recently went on with a 22-year-old girl: In discussing how she planned on getting home after the date, her answer was simply, “Oh, my dad picks me up from the train station after work every day.”Her reason for this wasn't that she didn't have a car or that she was saving money.