Elizabeth faced this conflict without text messaging, television, and the computer to contend with. Darcy had tried expressing his feelings in a text message (and no, I’m not suggesting a modern-day update to this classic). Nowadays, technology is aiding in the demise of many relationships before they even get started.
The romanticism in a text message would have been lost, sending Elizabeth into the arms of (gasp! Because the cell phone, computer, and other electronics are such a big part of people’s lives, they become a big part of the dating scheme.
But nowadays it’s common to see couples splitting the bill.Do not expect the man to continue to pay for nice dinners and evenings out, even though some men will still pay.Here is some advice as your dating relationship gets more serious: The most important piece of dating etiquette for a woman is to be respectful of the man you are dating.People have become so dependent on technology that they don’t know how to communicate with prospective dates other than through the cold touch of a keyboard.Because there is no formality with dating anymore, men and women are treating any outing with a potential significant other with the same casualness they would use on a friend.Be respectful of how you treat him, and be respectful of his wallet if he is paying.