Only 12% say they do not want to marry and 27% are not sure.
That same survey found that a trip to the altar is not so appealing for those who have been there before.
Most who never have been married say they would like to be at some point in their lives. The romantic ideal of marriage plays out in survey data that show whether they are married or not, Americans are more inclined to choose “love” as a reason for marriage than any other factor.
Tom Petty has a knack for timeless lyrics with universal appeal.
Some thirty years after its release in 1981, his song “The Waiting” tugs at listeners more powerfully than ever.
As discussed earlier, dating experience can expand knowledge, add insight, and maintain self-confidence in coping with sexual and love relationships.
Being liked, appreciated, and admired is flattering and a boost to one's morale even when the encounter has no continuity. If you approach the situation with curiosity rather than rigid expectations, you'll be less likely to be disappointed.