5 stages of a dating relationship
Typically this is done in a restaurant situation, which ticks all the boxes with regards to a conducive romantic ambience, while also providing enough of a feeling of safety and escapability to put everyone at ease. A drink or two would ease the conversation, but too much and it could all go wrong.
You might think that you’re conversational delivery is as sharp as tack, but you probably sound like Homer Simpson to the sober ear.
If you miss the key moments and signs, then your chance will disappear into the ether and will never present itself again. [Read: 18 clear signs you’re stuck in the friend zone] #4 The rebound.
The former of these are the open stages of dating, stages which follow a sequential and chronological order, which really is the name of the game with dating, and culminates with a productive outcome.
Closed stages, however, occur when a stage is arrived at too quickly or lingered upon too long or have some other influence exerted upon them that leads to a swift exit from all things romance related.
If you’re still flirting six months down the line, then they will probably have lost interest.
[Read: 15 obvious signs of a flirtation] #7 Wining and dining. Enough of the flirting, get them in a one-to-one situation – things need to move onwards and upwards.