This concept, explained in depth in The Oxford Companion to United States History , goes, "By the early nineteenth century, couples began to consider romantic love prerequisite for marriage and based their unions on companionship. Psychotherapist and author of The Relationship Fix , Dr. There is someone who does know the truth about what really happened on your date. With the advent of new technologies cell phones, social media, Tinder, etc.
If a potentially better match is only a mouse-click away, why call someone back after a good- but-notpercent perfect first date? They freely explored their sexual feelings. I think one trend in our society today is the phenomenon of the "appointment" culture.