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Tinder has released data showing a dramatic rise in mentions of the words "courting" and "flirting" in dating app bios, spelling a return to good old fashioned wooing.
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You might imagine that old-fashioned flirting techniques are much less effective than today's habits. After all, what can making eyes over a handheld fan or softly touching someone else's hand really accomplish? According to experts, a lot.
They were great at flirtingbut stuff like curing ear infections and letting women have jobs — not so much.
Am I saying I want to go back to a time where women wore p of horsehair and slept sitting up to preserve their impressive hairdos? Or live in an age where recreation was found by watching a hoop roll down a dusty road?
That said, ye olden times were dope as hell if you were a romantic. Today if you have a crush on someone, flirting is just going to the same bar as them and getting drunk enough to see if they will suck on your tongue.
Just ask any prostitute and she would be sure to show you the wilting bouquet of daisies her beloved had procured for her. Forget flipping your hair or making meaningful eye contact. Shakespeare knew what worked: Write that bitch a sonnet! If you are ready to head to the bone yard on a date with a fella, bring a chaperone with you.
Forget dating apps . . . grab your handkerchiefs
Do you have a stooped lady landlord who speaks only a little English and has partial hearing? She is an ideal candidate. There are so many other ways flirting was better back in the day? Arranged marriage?
Mistresses accepted as common practice and dowries being a total thing? in.
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