Hayley MatthewsDatingAdvice.comJuly 7, 2020 at 12:26 am FORUM ANNOUNCEMENT
Hey DatingAdvice.com forum readers! Just a quick heads up that a few dating sites are offering a FREE trial to DatingAdvice forum readers. Try it now and meet local singles in just a few minutes! Here are the sites:
Site Who You'll Meet Today's Deal Match.com Casual dating for ages 18-65 Get FREE access EliteSingles Educated professionals 25 and older Get FREE access Adult Friend Finder Hookups, casual encounters Get FREE access
What are you waiting for? One mouse click could be all that stands between you and your next romance!
jessica22ParticipantMarch 19, 2019 at 3:30 pm #197102
I went on a group trip to the Caribbean over New Year’s even where I met a great guy (his best friend invited me). We hit it off physically and verbally over the trip but kept our romance under wraps with our friends. After returning from 7 nights in paradise to a big city where we both reside, I wasn’t sure if this would carry on. I’ve now had 6/7 dates since we’ve been back. Mostly initiated by him in advance and consists of dinner out or a night in. Always just us two.
WELL, his 40th birthday is now coming up and he put a big party invite on Facebook but has not invited me nor mentioned. I can see because some mutual friends are going. It’s not formal- about 100 people invited to a casual bar. I did see him last week for a date and thought for sure he’d mention.
What am I to think? He must know I’ll see pics posted after the fact- 8 mutual friends are going. No one knows we have been dating though. Can is just be casual sex after 3 months?
dashingscorpioParticipantMarch 22, 2019 at 6:32 pm #197466
Yes it can be casual sex after 3 months and only 6/7 dates.
Three months works out to be 12 weeks and he’s hooking up with you less than once a week on average.
If a guy was truly “into you” he would be spending (multiple nights) with you during the week or full weekends.
“No one knows we have been dating…”
After three months??? Your status sounds like a “booty call” or “friends with benefits” arrangement.
Having said that if you’re one of his “Facebook friends” his posting a party invite means you’re invited by default.
It also means don’t expect him to “hang out” with you and he wants to keep your hookups on the down low.
As far as most men are concerned if you have never had “the talk” about being (exclusive) it means you’re NOT.
Hopefully you have been keeping your options open as well. If not, you should be.
There is no such thing as being “exclusive friends”.
nycasting13ParticipantJune 29, 2019 at 5:50 pm #203132
Suddenly single? Looking to get back out there? Looking for people for a new talk show who are recently divorced or widowed and want to try dating!
Brrr in AlaskaParticipantJune 29, 2019 at 7:19 pm #203134
You mentioned twice that your relationship has been “in the closet”. Close friends don’t know? That’s a red flag right there. Either the both of you or at the very least one of you is not comfortable with this. That’s a recipe for disaster in itself. If the relationship feels real and right to the both of you, why all the secrecy?
kerhart2572ParticipantJuly 14, 2019 at 8:48 pm #203643
Just ask him. Life is too short to play games and beat around the bush.
lilredwriterParticipantJuly 15, 2019 at 10:11 am #203675
At this age, none of us have time to play games. Just ask. If he’s cagey about it — move on. Don’t just show up or act hurt if he doesn’t invite you. Just move on. I have NO patience for this type of behavior. Why can’t people just be upfront?
Top 10 Best Sites
Looking for a dating site you can trust? Search no more.