Boyfriend and girlfriend dating
Do you have any advice that could help me in this situation?Dear Longing: You and I are both guessing about this woman's condition, but I doubt it is "undiagnosable." It is undiagnosed, however, or at least you haven't been told her diagnosis.Whatever her malady, you are making a mistake to take this personally.
"Boyfriend" and "girlfriend" seem to share the same fate as the now arcane "going steady." People are still dating -- sure -- but recently, would-be couples less readily refer to one another as "boyfriend" or "girlfriend," opting instead for basic , sans label.
Dear Amy: "Confused in California" said he wanted to combine finances with his future wife, and you agreed. Dear Separate: I agree that couples should have separate savings, but combining finances means that they will co-own their home and cooperate on major bills.
No matter what, it is important to discuss money and finances, and agree on some basics before marriage.(You can contact Amy Dickinson via email: [email protected]
Sometimes we just have to loosen up a little bit, shrug our shoulders and learn to love whatever cutesy name our lover decides is best suited to us.
But remember: if you have to put up with sappy pet names from your boyfriend, girlfriend, wife or husband you can choose a few of your favorites for them, too!