America dating in london
She had a vision of the man she was going to marry: tall, dark, handsome, and a millionaire.After all, as she put it, "dancers don't make a lot of money." I wasn't the guy that could spoon feed her, so it ended.There is more emphasis on "keeping up appearances," especially on the West Coast where I have been living for the past six months.Similarly, American girls are much more lavish in their approach to life; and this includes the restaurants and hotels they expect to be taken to.In Britain, we are self-deprecating to the point where we convince ourselves that we're utterly useless in life.I've always loved this approach: under-sell, over deliver. Where British women live in the moment, unafraid to admit their flaws, American women want to project an heir of success to the world.
After all, I'd watched my fellow countrymen in film and literature charm the hell out of beautiful American women.
I've never known a British girl unable to openly talk about who she is sleeping with.
I remember one girl I went out with from the UK whose mother knew all of her intimate details.
The American, with seemingly impeccable etiquette, ate slowly and cautiously, ensuring the kale salad she was munching on didn't wrap around her big, pearly white teeth.
On the contrary, British girls have no shame picking kale salad out of their teeth on a date.