Rules of dating for guys
After all, while it’s imperative that you don’t settle, it’s equally imperative that you give someone else a chance—just as you’d hope others would do for you in return. An additional rule when it comes to dating is to keep yourself out of harm’s way.
And in light of many of today’s dating apps and sites where you’re potentially meeting a stranger, it’s never been more important to remain vigilant and put your safety and well-being first.
Even for people who aren’t actively on the scene, things are complicated. RULE #12 Should men be holding a door open for woman?
Modern dating has little to nothing to do with the old fashioned movies where guys buy flowers on the first date, ask you out via phone, and introduce themselves to your parents like perfect gentlemen.
However, while there’s a lot more flexibility in the romance world these days, there are still certain rules that need to be followed.
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Writer Niloufar Shafi has collated a series of male and female opinions to give you a steer on everything from opening doors to initiating sex.