The Difference between Dating in Your Teens and 20s ...

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There are a lot of differences between dating in your teens and dating in your twenties. Some people even say that dating gets better with age, being a much more pleasant experience when you are a bit older. Even if everyone wants to be loved, we usually tend to crave contrasting things and as we grow older, our tastes and preferences change and this affects our love life too. We get to know ourselves better and we know exactly what we are looking for in a partner. Here are some of the most important differences between dating in your teens and dating in your 20s that you should consider:

1. True Compatibility Matters Much More

One of the most important differences between dating in your teens and dating in your 20s is the fact that you care more if you and your potential date have the same interests or the same goals in life. Liking the same movies or the same music isn’t quite enough anymore. You want someone who takes risks, who works hard and who learns something new every day, basically someone who inspires you to be better.

Dating Rules Don’t Matter to You so Much Anymore

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Kelsey_Molton
I am 15 years old, and I find that I do not act as a normal teenager. I already look for these features and I have found a sweet 15 year old boyfriend. It's not his looks, it's not his "comical acts,"...
Sarah
Actually I think I agree with this. I just turned twenty and I'm in a relationship that is almost perfectly what was described. I thought my previous relationship was too until I figured out that it w...
Claire
Been with my fiancé since I was 16 and now I'm nearly 19. I'm in it for the long haul. Communication is perfect. Everything is perfect.
Ellie
These are huge differences... If you're a superficial and shallow teenager, I'm 16 and in a relationship (2 years) and I constantly think of whether he has all of these qualities
Emma
I agree @jillian Peres
Jillian Perras
I think all those are true but I'm 16 and a teenager, obviously and not all of these statements apply for me. Like for example, I like good with good looks but a great personality. I used to date boys...
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