The rules for dating and texting
"Always waiting for the guy to initiate contact is annoying to most men," says Harold, 35.
But please, don't follow these rules for face-to-face conversation.The same rule applies to texting and all other social media.So NEVER ask men out by text, Facebook or on instant messenger.Don't you know there are rules to this sort of thing?I mean, you wouldn't simply Never you fear, young Casanova.The book was translated into 27 languages and helped a generation of women find their Mr Right. Now texting, Facebook, Twitter, Skype and online matchmaking sites have revolutionised the dating landscape.
It's more complicated than ever to manage your romantic life. Our new book tackles exactly that question - and here, in an exclusive extract, we show you how to handle texts, emails, Facebook and online dating...
When we wrote dating bible The Rules in 1995, it became a bestseller.
Our premise was that women who played hard to get got their man, while the women who showed too much interest didn't.
The one-word answer is akin to the smile and nod in face-to-face conversation.
It recognizes the person is talking, but allows you the freedom to completely zone out and instead focus on what's important to .
My friend and I had just seen a play and, like everyone else in the theater, I took out my phone as the curtain came down.