Ah, first dates. Oh, and are their lips dry because of the impending winter, or…? Wait, is a brunch date even an appropriate time for a first kiss? Naturally, everyone has different preferences and expectations for first dates. Test the waters, so to speak. Reserve that for the next time you hang out, or the next time
Should you kiss on a first date?
Should You Kiss on a First Date?
She's a big proponent of "carpe kiss'em. After all, kissing as a dating vetting process has been around forever. Think of it as a prehistoric version of The Bachelor without the rose ceremony. Sometimes people feel a tad shy or may be more reserved, so best not to rush the moment.
Why People Do — Or Don’t — Kiss On The First Date
First dates can be terrible. But, oh God, what happens if it goes well? As you frantically brush your teeth before bolting out the door, you might be wondering: Is a first date kiss standard protocol, or is the build-up part of the fun? And who makes the first move?
Last Updated: March 12, References Approved. This article was co-authored by Maya Diamond, MA. She has 11 years of experience helping singles stuck in frustrating dating patterns find internal security, heal their past, and create healthy, loving, and lasting partnerships. There are 10 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page. This article has been viewed , times.