Dating who should pay
But it remains a double standard, since more women, about half, believe a man should pay more if he makes more.“It’s a totally different world, and it’s an expensive world,” Lever, the sociologist, said. About half of surveyed men said the initiator should pay.
Back then, few women could afford to pay for dates — but many can today.Most first dates come straight out of the pages of a 1920s romance novel, and after a man generously treats a woman, he still expects something in return.Namely, he expects her to return the favor of paying. ) An Elle/survey of about 74,000 online readers found that most guys want gals to help with the check after a few free meals. Since he has money, he didn’t mind paying for this surprisingly costly lunch date. He knew that she was taking advantage of the situation. On this particular afternoon, he went to meet her for a quick coffee/lunch because he had some spare time. She decided that she wanted to eat at a pretty expensive restaurant.