It is important to leave the other person better than you found them; make the best of the time that you have together, however long that may be," Ian said.
He explains the concept of honeymoon periods — heightened periods of excitement and lust early on — and thinks dating partners help preserve this while we explore what we like and don't like about people.
She's had at least one other dating partner since.).
Meanwhile, fast-paced lives ruled by smartphones and social media leave us more unencumbered than ever, with more opportunities to connect with a variety of people.
They went on for weeks, months, even years at a time. This type of "dating partner" relationship is far from a personal invention; in the last two years, so-called dating partners have slowly infiltrated into pop culture.