Case in point: While at the store recently I overheard a guy say to his friend: “I really like her, but I went to bed with one woman last night and woke up to a different one this morning. This shows more about his character than his relationship with money. It’s great to focus on personal development and all, but he may not care about the latest developments in mindfulness and anxiety interventions. For some, this warrants a visit to #15, for others it’s a chance to recover and heal.
These dating rules are old fashioned and don’t apply if you belong to the 21 century.
If you’re a single woman in your 20’s, people just can’t help but repeatedly ask you why you aren’t in a relationship or married.
These comments and questions on your non-existent love life multiply by ten times if you have friends who are in serious relationships and they can’t help but see you as a sad and lonely woman craving for love.
We’ve all experienced the dread of premature disclosure (giving up too much too soon). Never -- EVER -- be ashamed of who you are, and where you’ve been. If you’re not planning on a second date, woman up, and be honest, already.
You don’t need to tell very much of your story in the beginning.