A man is dating three women
Joyriding with a crush in a convertible seemed highly preferable to sitting uncomfortably across a table from a boy I had known since kindergarten, making stale small talk in imitation of neurotic singles in their thirties, but, even if we had been of age, neither of us would have known how to drive.The stiltedness of the situation peaked when, at the end of the meal, my classmate tried to pay for both of us, covering the bill with his hand like an amateur magician, as if to render it invisible.I won, in the end, though it took a lot of arguing.
The imperative that men pay for women goes back to the start of the twentieth century, when dating was a new method of courtship practiced by members of the urban working class.
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