Vocabulary dating and relationships
Morally speaking, Western society seems to be becoming increasingly promiscuous.
If you had her number, you could gather yourguts and phone her on her family’s telephone line, but you’d have to get through her father (or mother) just to talk to her.
We live in the world of ‘Tindering’ ‘Bae’ and ‘Sexts’.
Have you ever been part of a relationship and dating network that uses words like ‘ghosting’ ‘benching’ ‘draking’ and you feel a little disappointed that you haven’t updated your vocabulary?
These events can be massive in countries like China, where a nationally imbalanced ratio of men to women has intensified the pressure to get married by the right age.
More traditional approaches, such as posting personal ads in a newspaper’s classified section, are still around as well.
Truth be told, I’ve heard more online dating success stories in the past few years than ever before in my life and I’m sure it has to do with the sheer quantity of people who are now on modern dating apps.