Dating like 1960s tips on what to say on dating sites
The gender dynamics changed such that some girls were not content to be pursued but rather started pursuing directly.
From there, depending on who you are in the food chain and where you are from, the term "Mercenary" comes to mind on how people treat dating.
This was further complicated by AIDS and other diseases.
With media coverage of assaults people are less trusting and find one-on-one socializing more risky then it was in the 60s.
The couple would then be given a strict curfew time the girl had to be home by. On Saturday girls spent all afternoon preparing for their date.
The ritual involved washing and setting their hair in curlers to get the big bouffant look of the 60s.
If her parents happened to take the phone call, she would try and act disinterested, hoping the call was for her.
This came to a head in the 80s and has slowly gotten better.Because I went to a girls’ school, one of my favourite events was a Sunday afternoon youth club.Teenagers usually went to organised events with a group of the same sex from their school.He also had to hold open the door of any building they were entering.He was expected to pay for the movie tickets and any after movie refreshments.
Teenage dating nearly fifty years ago was very different from the social practices of today.