I think that this article is a good indication that indeed trends are changing.
The paradigm is shifting towards a more efficient smorgasbord of options,
allowing one to be more exact in exactly how they view the world. We must never
lament the fact that somehow "traditional" dating is no longer in vogue.
The same with child brides.
Romance, imagination and the anticipation is missing.
So -that-'s the problem! I've been looking for ladies, but there are
simply no ladies or gentlemen anymore, just a bunch of teenagers and young
adults!I know being casual and relaxed is what people find more
comfortable, but I'm stuck on the other end; being polite and personal
comes naturally to me, and I find texting and facebook distancing and hard to
I've had to "break up" with two people who thought we were dating,
whereas I thought we were just friends... it's confusing! I'm so glad
I'm married now... much less stress.