I think young people are more sexually-minded in Ireland. It’s certainly much easier to form platonic relationships in America.
American dating culture is also very open — when a couple is dating, everyone knows about it.
I didn’t think that was a thing here until someone I guess I was ‘minorly’ flirting with thought it was okay to grab me and tell me to walk with him instead of my friends.“The whole friends with benefits thing isn’t really popular but people do it on the down low in Nigeria.
People don’t say publicly that they are just in it for the sex.
It’s much more pervasive here — I think there’s less pressure on girls to repress their sexual urges.”TURKEY“People are so forward here.
Back in my country, it’s hard to get to know someone and actually form a relationship.