German dating habits
Alex, a female German graduate student, has recently returned to the lab after a month of working in Norway. "Alex assures me that German men have been conditioned to pick up tiny, subtle flirtations and that anything overt will terrify them. Sort of like the women of the clan in "Clan of the Cave Bear."I'm not sure I buy this.
Young German people are required to learn English so chances are anyone you meet under the age of 30 already speaks English pretty well.In one way this is a good thing as they are usually good providers for their families but in another way it brings the old adage "All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy." It will be up to you to try and set the mood for romance and help to pull your man away from his work.German Men Are Often Critical German people as a whole have been raised with very stringent rules and they are all about keeping those rules up.Germans are typically perfectionists and seem to expect this from everyone they come in contact with.Further, if you do something wrong or not by their standards they normally have no problem ridiculing you and telling you what an idiot you are.