The French man has long been considered the holy grail of international lovers.
But there are some very particular do's and don'ts when it comes to grabbing one for yourself.
"French men are all about the chase, and playing hard to get is part of it.
We've enlisted the wisdom of leading French behaviour expert Géraldine Lepère, to make sure you do and say all the right stuff, and avoid making a faux pas in front of a French female. Géraldine recommends a good restaurant as optimal first date territory.
, in which case the idea of French love has likely traumatized you.) I’m one of those who became a fool for the idea of Parisian romance, which is why I’m now living there and in a successful relationship with a native (after many failed attempts). (Hint: If you speak just the slightest bit of French, you gain points.
For those wondering what it’s like to date a Frenchman, here are 15 things to knowincluding the truths, myths, pluses and quirks. Don’t worry about your atrocious accent because they think it’s cute.) They love American girls because they’re fun and enjoy sex, whereas French girls tend to have cyber-coded chastity belts locking up their vaginas. In many cases, sleeping with him on the first night is the kiss of death for a relationship. On the other hand, many French boys have figured out points #1 and #2, and know how to use it to their advantage. But for the nice French boys, it’s helpful to know that he’s likely not dating anyone else besides you. If you’re all about making out in front of grandmas on the subway, then there’s no problem. Despite claiming fame to the “French kiss,” not all French guys are good kissers. True: they love eating (but not all know what outstanding food is, or how to cook) and love a good wine.
Do not be surprised that French women are confident; the confidence is usually well-founded.
In France, it’s very common for a girl to go out to dinner with a male friend.They usually expect a certain level of culture and, therefore, you need to be aware of current cultural events.Just like any other woman, a French woman would be pleased if you asked questions about her culture and world view. Show her that you want to understand her political views and the foundation they are based on.When social encounters with foreigners involve romance, your cultural makeup can trip you up if you don't know what to expect.The French, for example, have a different attitude toward relationships and finding a partner than Americans.Bad news if he belongs to the tribe of baggy linen pants and ribbed turtlenecks. You’ll have the pleasure of explaining particularly American concepts such as Snooki, Shamu, Spring Break, Texas and Pizza Bites. He’ll comment on your outfits (positively) and discuss style in general more than an American boy might. He’s probably well-traveled considering that living in France allows you the advantage of hopping over to Italy or Spain for a weekend. Unless he magically learned English from watching episodes of : Angry/hungry, happiness/a penis. He’ll probably do all he can to give you respect and treat you like a princess.