9 Dating Problems This Generation Will Never Experience

Dating was a little complicated before this generation.
by Ayessa De La Peña   |  Aug 26, 2015
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If you thought that living in the past was hard, think again. There were a lot of complications when it came to things, especially with communication, because certain gadgets didn't exist yet. To give you an idea, we did a bit of research and rounded up nine dating struggles you probably won't experience these days. Let's all be thankful these things rarely happen during our time. #BLESSED

 1  Calling someone and hoping their parents don't answer. 

 2  Or prank-calling your crush so you can hear his voice.

 3  Going through the address book (which was as thick as the encyclopedia) to look for his number...

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 4  Only to find out that you called the wrong house.

 5  Moving on from an ex and not having the means to keep up with his life because no Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

 6  Passing notes in class just to talk to your boyfriend who's five rows away from you. 


 7  Receiving cards and letters anonymously, and trying your best to find the person who sent them to you.

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 8  Ironing out your dating plans before you actually meet up somewhere.

 9  Giving 100% of your attention to the other person during your date.

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I am Candymag.com's resident fangirl and ~*feelings*~ girl. When I'm not busy researching about what to write next on the website, I sleep, read books, and re-watch episodes of Friends.
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