Take things slow and enjoy getting to know each other.
There are no rules about when to have sex for the first time with a new potential partner.
(No gender difference.) Seventy-eight percent of singles expect to communicate within 24 hours after a good first date.
(No gender difference.) Men and women are about as likely to prefer a call after a good date, to break off a casual relationship via text, and to have checked their phones during sex.
It’s nice when a guy likes me, but not so much that he won’t leave me alone.
If someone’s that easy to impress, they’re not much of a catch!
magazine convened a panel of pickup artists and dating coaches to discuss the state of seduction.
“Technology has changed, but the difference between men and women and the dating philosophy does not change,” co-author Sherrie Schneider said.
(No gender difference.) Forty-six percent of singles get annoyed by a dating prospect who texts too frequently.
You may even have low expectations about what the outcome will be.
In other cases, you may not be emotionally ready to date, especially if you’re still healing from a recent breakup.
For example, if she likes Mexican food, tell her you know the best Mexican restaurant in town and you want to bring her there Tuesday night. Either text her a simple message that says “Had a great time last night. Looking forward to the next time.” Or, call her and leave a message and tell her the same thing over the phone.
Set that second date up so she doesn’t have time to think about the first date, and so she has something to which to look forward. Don't try to be coy by waiting a day or two to follow up. Don’t expect sex or force the issue of sex until it's right for both parties.