British dating habits
As Alycia Smith-Howard says it, getting to know an Englishman is, “A seduction of the mind.” But if you do a quick Google search on the matter, you’ll find scant information online relating to relationships between American women and British men.
Or, you’ll find plenty of American women insulting British men for their “stiff upper lip” and lack of asking out a woman, or footing the bill.
One is that if you go to London to find them, chances are you won’t. If he tries to comfort you, if there’s a problem at hand or it’s just a tad chilly (it often is in Britain) you will hear him say something like “I will put the kettle on then, shall I? Other problems will be solved with his mates at the pub drinking pint after pint. Uhm, it didn’t really exist until online dating came along.
Perhaps this has to do with their upbringing, where it’s very normal for boys and girls to play and intermingle together.We just don’t use words such as jubilate or inane in conversations here.I am an English major, and something like that can turn me on instantly.I’m not to judge that one is better than the other, and mind you, my observations are based on my own experiences as well as a group of women I’ve interviewed in the last two years.The below is a list of some of the themes and commonalities observed.
I never thought that the cultural background of a dating prospect would make much of a difference when it came to relationships.