Dating ladies in thailand
She sent a message, the kind that has appeared in many thousands of all-girl chats throughout history: “Girls, what should I do? I remember receiving eerily similar messages from my childhood friends, high-school friends, and even former colleagues — poorly taken photos of guys with hopeful captions that illustrate their anticipation and excitement at the possibility of romance — but most of the time, those feelings are left unspoken.While it has been written countless times that expat women in Bangkok have it hard when it comes to dating (and we’ll be hitting that topic ourselves in just a couple of weeks), when you look around, plenty of lovely, single Thai women don’t seem to be doing any better.Ying, 30, said she had had a crush on her current boyfriend long before they went out.Even though he was Korean — and so, perhaps, not so judgmental — she waited for him to make the first move.So, while chatting and giggling to friends about guys you like may be hilarious, the sad truth is that many Thai women seem to put themselves in the relatively hopeless position of playing the waiting game — just praying that the men they like will like them back and take the initiative.Comic strip “honesty sandwich,” by young Thai female artist Tuna Dunn, hilariously illustrates what it’s like to be a Thai woman, who hopes for a sign about a guy rather than confess her attraction to him.“It’s tough for women to approach someone they’re interested in in public,” Ann said.
It’s more than just attraction,” said Ann, a 28-year-old in a relationship.
“I texted my friend the first day I saw him in class that I liked this guy, but I didn’t even think about speaking to him until he asked me out,” Ying said.