Three quarters of gay singles (76% gay women, 72% gay men) looking for a long-term partner think that “if two people really love each other, they should get married or enter a civil partnership”... more
We can gain valuable insights by taking a look at the patterns of our past and present relationships, whether with potential partners or with close friends and family. more
We all know how it feels to be instantly attracted to someone. When forming a relationship, that kind of instinctive response is important for most people. It's naïve to think otherwise. more
If only we had a crystal ball and could see into the future of a new relationship ... But as we all know, life's not like that. No one has all the answers and many relationships break down. Sometimes it becomes clear within weeks that there is not enough to keep two people together, while other couples can carry on for years. There will always be differences between two people, but sometimes potential 'killer' issues can be spotted right at the beginning. more
First dates often end up with one person being keener than the other.
If you're the one who senses a real connection and some potential for a relationship, then you tend to expect the other person to be feeling the same. This can make it pretty tough when a second date doesn't materialise. more