Am I seeing this guy or dating him? I asked my friends. I considered standing on a street corner and asking NYC strangers but a blizzard made me scrap that idea. Like the difference between the B and D train: one easily gets you to the American Museum of Natural History , the other zooms you up to th leaving you wondering what the hell you did wrong and OMG am I in Harlem!? Turns out a lot of people agree with my take on these two words!
Dating implies that dating process of elimination, dating many people to narrow it down to the one who you want to then start seeing more seriously. The person I've been seeing/dating for a month referred to himself as the guy I am seeing.
OMG no! Maybe I need to change my wording when I write about dating, since I frequently do.
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A something trying to make it and make out in the city of dreams. View all posts by New York Cliche. Seeing someone on the other hand is much more exclusive, that sort of limbo stage between dating and making it official!
This is a really great and amusing post to read! I really enjoyed it!
PaleGirlRambling xo. This post is amazing.
You also have the best selection of gifs in here! Or you accompany them to eviction court! Yessss I thought of it this way too but didnt do a good job explaining it in the post, haha.
So glad I have you to perfectly explain it in a comment! I have no idea to be honest, I never thought about it.
I think each culture has really different terms and phases. In Italy seeing someone is going out or courting that someone and is casual.
I think dating, as you say, is super casual, you might be dating a few people, playing the field, just seeing what's out there. Seeing someone on the other hand is much more exclusive, that sort of limbo stage between dating and making it official! This is a really great and amusing post to read! I really enjoyed it! People Discuss What It Means To Be 'Dating' Someone. Jan 09, This is what I like to call "dating purgatory."It's also exclusive. When I refer to a man that I am dating, it means that we have talked about seeing where our .
It takes a great deal of time before going to the next phase which is more serious. Oh wow, when you bring in different cultures, it gets even more complicated! No one ever says courting in the US anymore! Thanks for the scoop on casual relationships in Italy!
All very unclear but all VERY interesting to think about! Interesting question. I find it fascinating too!
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I would think opposite to you. A lot of people agree with you and after thinking about this way too much, I think I might too!
All so confusing haha. I love, love, love this article!
Can we please just confirm a universal meaning to differentiate these two words please?! Are you even on the same page?! Thanks so much for the love! For the greater good of humanity, I decided to ask one simple question: When you say you're "dating" someone, what does that mean to you?
While hooking up involves a bunch of late-night booty calls that don't necessarily need to lead up to anything, dating is time spent getting to know someone, trying to figure out whether or not you're going to take the next step and pursue a real relationship. By Candice Jalili. So, the way I see it, "dating" is what happens before you're boyfriend and girlfriend.
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