Being gay adds another level of complexity to the dating process, and because we’re all men, we make this process of looking for a mate all the more difficult.
You might imagine that dating a new guy will be a lot like starring in your very own gay romantic comedy: you’ll be asked out in some quirky yet perfect way, your date will clearly express interest in you and be a master of seduction, and when you finally have sex, it will be like the 4th of July in your pants and Christmas in your heart (or Hanukkah, whatevs). Well, WAKE UP, DAYDREAM BELIEVER.
Below are some of my favorite gay courting rituals and rules – ones that make me chuckle, ones that make me wonder, and ones that make me shake my head:
The Stare and Glare:
The Bump and Grind:
The Secret Pinch:
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