Casual dating So, are you still in the non-exclusive stage of casual dating where hearts are fluttering with affection, but nothing’s too sure just yet? This doesn’t mean you’re in a relationship; it means you’re both helping each other with sexual frustration.
There are too many couples out there that simply don’t work, for various reasons *immaturity, incompatibility, different goals, etc*.
#4 May see each other occasionally, or even a little more.
If you’re not serious with someone, why see them all the time?
Now, if the person makes it obvious you’re not even close, and will never meet their friends, it’s never going to get serious. Casual daters don’t usually find themselves sighing on a bench, in a garden, fantasizing about a long, lasting future with someone.
The expectation is low, so marriage and family planning aren’t really on the table.