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obsession about French people you’ve lived under a rock.
If you’re there temporarily or to study abroad you can certainly have a wonderful, whirlwind romance with a Frenchman, however, remember to manage your expectations and just know what you’re getting yourself into.
The problems I have encountered have mainly stemmed from a lack of openness between me and my partner.
Even if it seems like they’re not feeling it, it’s definitely possible that you’ll still end up having the romantic French encounter you’ve always (not-so-secretly) wanted.On one second date, we went to meet my date’s friends at a bar after dinner.Another time, we got a group of his friends and a group of my friend together for a night out.Obviously sex is an important factor of any relationship.Sexual compatibility is very important in French dating culture and will be one of the first deciding factors in whether or not the relationship will work out. I’m swiping right just to see if he swiped right on me too.It was all insanely romantic, but I never would have discovered that had I written them off as being disinterested.A French guy’s group of friends are his backbone, and lacking their approval is as much of a dealbreaker as sexual incompatibility.Though most of the men I’ve met have been wonderful, the majority haven’t been looking for a relationship.About Emily Jackson Currently working as an au pair in Paris, France, Emily loves to take photos, sing, and drink French wine.She spent four months in Geneva, Switzerland during university studying international relations, so when she didn’t want to go to grad school directly following graduation, going back to Europe seemed like the best option.