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What is the difference between dating and a relationship?

My friend told me, him and this girl are dating but are not in a relationship. He said they don’t have sex, but I know they kiss. He use to like me(we kissed), but we decided to be friends. He tried to come over to my apartment at 2 am, but I didn’t allow that because it was too late and he is dating her. So what is the difference? I never heard of dating and not being in a relationship or leading to one.

For me, dating has always been like “test-driving” possible partners, whereas the relationship happens after you decide which partner is the best for you.

Note that when I was younger, it was definitely not OK to date a bunch of guys all at once, because if you went on a real date with a guy it meant that you were “with” him, without question. Once I got out of college, though, and became more serious about my relationship possibilities, I dated a lot before deciding to be in a relationship with one guy. There were weeks that I would have dates with three or four different men.

It’s the best way to get to know a person to the point where you can reasonably decide if he or she is right for you. Dating (as an adult) is a precursor to a relationship. If you are not yet an adult, your mileage may vary.

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