The parents would also be understanding because their adult children take responsibility on their own. What's Working: Obviously, these are the kids of wealthy families back in their respective Latin American countries. Prior to the feminist movement, women and men who did not get married could be viewed as pitiable, or possibly flawed, prompting men and women to date and marry quickly. In the US, it's perfectly acceptable to go on a date with someone you know little or nothing about aka a blind date in order to get to know them.
Sexual tension used to be far far more pervasive in the west, but ultimately it was deemed bad for a mixed-sex working environment, political environment, etc.
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Reply May 16, Alberto. The article also mentioned capitalism. Will never get this. Like the poster above said, guys are quick to blame American women for all problems of the world. AD October 30, at 8: Whereas British lasses will happily do, eat and drink whatever they want on a date, American women are much more concerned with appearances, and might opt for a dainty meal and maintain politically correct conversation to make the right impression.