benefits of dating a tall man - Online dating terminology

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Human relationships are incredibly complicated and fraught with difficulty.

Especially in the early stages of getting to know someone, there's a million different ways things can go wrong.

DTR This acronym is the equivalent of having ‘the chat’ about where your relationship is heading, meaning ‘define the relationship.’ Benching Otherwise known as bread-crumbing, this is when someone you’ve been dating stops agreeing to meet in person, but continues to contact you over message and social media. Well, if they decide to make a reappearance, that’s called haunting.

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Talking Perhaps the most simple of them all, when someone says they are ‘talking’ to a guy or girl, it usually means that they’re dating. The Lemming A lemming is someone that, despite exclusively dating, will ditch their partner as soon as a friend comes out of a relationship.

“This may result in the abrupt, unforeseen ending of a budding relationship.

They'll like three of your Instagram pictures in a row (only ones with you in them, obviously), they'll send you videos of miniature pigs, they'll text you with extra letters added into the words (thaaaank you). When someone's tuning you, they're keeping things at a level of plausible deniability.

If nothing comes to pass, they haven't put themselves too far out there.

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