This involves questions such as, “Are we ‘just friends’ or more than that?Are we dating exclusively or is our relationship just casual?There are 4 predictable stages that couples experience in a dating relationship.At each stage, there is often a decision (sometimes more thoughtfully arrived at than others) to move forward or to end the relationship.
At this stage, the attraction may not be too “deep” and each half of a couple is generally putting his or her best foot forward.
They had started dating casually with no expectations about what might develop.
But it wasn’t long before Greg fell head over heels in love with the vivacious and fun-loving woman.
Different arenas for meeting allow for different opportunities to get to know each other and see if there is enough curiosity or interest to take it to the next level which would involve arranging a second or third meeting.
Stage 2: Curiosity, Interest, and Infatuation During the second stage, attraction and infatuation are most pronounced.