In her quest to assimilate into Scotland, Jennifer tries to understand why Scottish men are so hopeless at making the first move. My Scottish friend, Tim, confirmed what I have known for some time now: Afterwards, it is decided whether or not they are a couple or just a sad pathetic fumble in the dark. Generally there is a three to six date policy before sleeping with someone, depending on how skanky you are, how much you like the person etc. Obviously there are exceptions to the dating game. After a few dates and possible make out sessions , people in Toronto have that dreaded serious talk:
Scottish people don’t date
Sex and the Scottish - The Scotsman
Much of this rings true to me but reminds me that years of living abroad have turned me into a foreigner. I'd prefer to go to someone's house than the pub and I'd blunder into the "are you married? Hey, maybe I should move to Canada? Hey, not to sound rude or anything, but you still haven't posted for December and it's nearly Christmas! O -The Awkward New Reader. Funnily enough my boyfriend is of Scottish descent and we actually love teasing and mocking each other. He must have picked this up from his dad's side of the family that or its an inherent quality to Scots:
14 things you should know before dating a Scottish guy
In Scotland, dating usually begins with a drunken meet-cute at a club, or out on the town with a gang of mutual friends. And when we say all weathers, we mean literally all of them within a half-hour. The Scottish weather forecast is a fickle beast, and a perfectly clear day can transform into a torrential downpour of rain and hail in the blink of an eye. So be sensible and pack a waterproof jacket over your date night outfit.
Aye, the Scottish accent is pretty much universally acknowledged to be one of the dreamiest brogues out there. Expect long weekends hiking in the Cairngorms and road-tripping along the Isle of Skye, tackling a few munros together or even the West Highland Way. All of which is extremely romantic, yes, but be prepared to invest in a good waterproof jacket too.