South korean dating customs
In one particular episode, when inspecting the scene of the crime, one of the players discovers a 뽀로로 (PO-RO-RO) watch on the ground.
뽀로로, for those of you that are unaware, is an animated Korean penguin who has his own show and is highly popular among children but is also considered super 귀워요 (cute) by many adults.
So, if you accidentally read a message while you were out and didn’t reply, the next message is going to come within moments, and probably another few after just for good measure. If it turns out that your horrible responding patterns are too much to handle and you get dumped, don’t worry about it!
Whether it’s guys holding their girlfriend’s purses or an innumerable amount of selfies being taken beside you at the café or even the girls on their phones crying hysterically on the side of the street late at night from recent heartbreak – romantic relationships are unavoidable here.
If you’re not in one, you’re going to be noticing them. On my first day of school my students asked me if I had a wife.
I’ve been told from multiple sources that it is common for your friends to find you a new girlfriend or boyfriend the day after your break-up.
Because I mean, c’mon, who needs to heal their wounds! All of these notions add up to one clear truth about the couple culture here – it is very superficial.Being yourself and falling for someone who you truly connect with are things that seem to be on the backburner in certain situations.