” She went on to say, “They’d been dating for like six months, but she said she didn’t want a boyfriend right now. Eleven and trying to figure out the dynamics of a months-long exclusive relationship and using words like “dating” to describe them. The middle school years are a time of major transition for kids as nature forces them along the path toward adulthood.So she’s not going to date anyone else for a while.” The kicker? It’s not like we, as parents, can prevent their sudden interest in the opposite sex because, well–But allowing that new interest to move quickly into a serious romantic attachment with a peer has its pitfalls.
If you have a boyfriend, bask in the warmth your relationship, but if you don’t, there is nothing a quick reading won’t fix.
Your first impression is the last Keep the age old philosophy in mind and make appropriate changes.
You can engage him in a conversation soon after and can accompany him till you both pay for your meals.
Engage him further with a question or another compliment and excuse yourself.
It holds the promise of a new life, a fresh start and a bright future.