This film, as many of the other educational shorts of the post World War II era, denotes the traditional socially conservative values that were common in the early to mid 20th century.
His mother, as the film was released in the late 1940s, was raised during the end of the Victorian Era, in the 1910s or 1920s decade, supposing she is middle aged, where the custom of "courtship" was commonplace and is new to the "dating" concept, but she accepted it.
Woody is cautioned not to ask a girl out based on her looks as she could be aloof or boring. He is similarly told to be straightforward and not to insist that his potential date give up some other activity for him.
Awkward situations in […] Read more When you hear the word “attractive,” the first thing that probably comes to mind is physical attractiveness.
While how a person looks is important to some, it is not the most important characteristics for many others.
Anyone who says online dating is painless and easy never tried it; between the slew of online dating sites, filtering through potential daters' profiles and flirting with perfect strangers via IM and e-mail, things can get a little hairy.
On the plus side, you've got hundreds of possible love interests right at your fingertips, so don't give up!
A good rule of thumb: if you aren’t available for a date within 7 days of sending the message, don’t send it.
NOT-SO-SMOOTH OPERATOR The scenario: “I recently received a message that said, ‘Damn you’re a pretty white girl, you into muscular black men? So make sure you’re both involved in some kind of healthy community of friends and family. Please promise me you’ll ask the opinion of people who love you and you look up to? It’s easier to be blinded by love when there’s no background to reveal his/her true colors. , like, “a guy told me he was looking for a girlfriend by next year so he’d have someone to split rent with.” Then there was the charmer who told his date about the time he “got wasted, peed and mopped it up with his clothes, and then wore them.” Um, yeah., we’d like to assume you know better than to make mistakes like these. Then we had our own 8 children and before we knew it – the subject of girls, boys, love, and marriage came up. While it’s tempting to try and tuck love into some tidy box, it will never work like that. Rather than depending on someone else’s “step-by-step”, listen to the Spirit and how He is guiding. The world wants you to think that your happiness depends on finding the perfect guy – or girl. If you are a believer in Christ, then your joy is found in Him. Read the classic love stories found there, follow the instruction of the New Testament, and don’t forget the wisdom found in the book of Proverbs.