which wouldn't be a big deal if you had any idea whether or not you're allowed to be hooking up with other people!
It's like, you don't want to be turning down other options like a total idiot if he's out there getting his freak on with a bunch of other girls.
They officially declare themselves a couple after nine dates, on average.
And getting tested fairly regularly.– /u/Xjohnson XNever understood the whole "exclusive" thing.
OK, so you’ve navigated the world of online dating, read hundreds of profiles, sent countless messages, been on a handful of dates.
With my wife, she brought it up when some ex of hers happened to call her while we were hanging out maybe a couple weeks into dating. Personally, I can't imagine dating someone without that intention unless we made it clear up front that this is just a NSA/fling-type situation.– /u/Vincent Grayson As soon as I'm having sex with someone that's the only person I'm having sex with and that's my expectation for them.
I was sitting right there as she's talking to this dude, and she looks at me and says "I don't know, are we exclusive? Whether that means we have an emotional attachment or not is a different question. I do my best to ensure my sexual health and part of that is not bouncing back and forth with multiple partners.