Notlonely dating dating during middle school
For some reason when I’m struck with the coming feeling of loneliness, I think of that one Penny Lane quote from .
You know the one: “…and if you ever get lonely, just go to the record store and visit your friends.” Wherever your friends — both the real ones and the inanimate — are is not a state of loneliness (And my proverbial record store is Netflix).
It never bothers ME, but for some reason, others take it as if it DOES bother me, which is odd.
Like someone will state, “You’re not in a relationship? I love being able to do my own thing on my own terms, and I embrace this freedom to the fullest. I 100% love returning home to my empty apartment, all by myself, and yelling “THIS IS ALL MINE!!!
Earlier this year, The New York Times published an article called “The End of Courtship?
” explaining how proper dating has been replaced with casual hook ups and ill-defined relationships. And when I say I’ve learnt this the hard way, I mean it.
However, according to a male friend, it’s just the way some men are.