August 6, 2012

Paying for It

“Okay, I have a confession,” Amy said, “about men and women and all that.”

David gets ugly about men, women, and money.

We had been talking about men and women and all that. Amy might have heard cynicism in my voice, the kind signalling that only truths were coming out now. It wasn’t a date, so we didn’t cower behind diplomacy.

“You know I’m a total feminist, right? But when it comes to dating–”

“Here we go.”

“I have to admit that if it’s a first date and the guy doesn’t pay …  I think less of him.”

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