When I first read this article and then saw some experiences happen in real time on Twitter, I was astounded.
Find out early if there are reasons that “making it work” will be fraught. Select a few of these questions rather than attempt to ask them all on the same first date! For example, if one person likes to take very long trips and the other person has a more standard two weeks vacation time. If asking this question leads to five solid minutes of them complaining you'll know the person sees the glass as half empty. Why: When you enter a relationship with someone you’re also entering a relationship with their friends. Why: If one of you doesn't like pets and the other has 3 dogs, that's likely to be a problem.
Also, if anything out of the ordinary has happened that might be affecting your date’s mood, it’s good to factor this in. Also, it’s nice to give your date an opportunity to answer a question that isn't directly about them.
In the age of President Donald Trump and political uncertainty, it appears that people truly don’t know the people they’ve been dating, sharing a bed with, or even possibly married to.
Recently, stories have come out across social media featuring interracial couples in which one person didn’t know that their significant other was capable of voting for Trump.
How many sensitive yet important concerns go avoided until it’s too late?
Communication and trust are the cornerstones of a long-standing relationship.
I get it — it can be really hard to know how to break the ice and start a conversation.
And once you do get a conversation started, it can be difficult to keep the conversation moving forward.
Questions that will get her interested in you, while allowing you to decide if you are interested in her.