You’re bound to hear all sorts of stories about those wild girls.
You may live in a hostel where guys are bringing girls back and having sex with them in the dormitory. Don’t think that a little thing like a smucky personality, lack of looks or even body odor will be a serious impediment.
It may be expensive, but the disco scene could provide you with a rocketship to transport you into the fantasy of your dreams.
The Expats I met in Poland were significantly better educated, as a group.
Doctors, lawyers, Indian Chiefs, you name it, Poland had it.
As one of my students put it, “The first time a guy asks you out, you have to say no.” It is no understatement to say that you might have to ask the same woman out every day for six to eight months before she’ll even agree to see a movie with you.
In the worst case, months and months of meeting in coffee shops and going to movies will precede your first kiss, much less anything more exciting. It’s more like, and again, as one of my students put it, “How can I be sure if he really likes me?
As soon as you arrive you’ll be deluged with questions about whether or not you have a girlfriend and then the real question, “Is she Chinese? To quote one English teacher I know, “Look there’s a guy over at the Taipei Hostel, Ron; he’s fat and ugly, he’s bald, he’s broke and he’s drunk all the time – and even he has a girlfriend.” The truth is, you’d have to have some gross physical deformity or be Black (but that’s a whole other story) not to be able to score in Taiwan. Chances are, any woman here chosen at random is the best looking woman you’ll have ever dated. When I asked my girlfriend about this, however, she told me this was just “sour grapes”. If that 3-letter word beginning with “s” should show up, you can be sure that the 8-letter word beginning with “m” will follow (‘marriage’ that is, if you haven’t got me).
” You’ll be told all about how many Chinese girls (Yes, that’s the word that single women prefer) want foreign boyfriends, so of course it’ll be easy to find one. Both she and many of my female students agreed that these women are in fact the most beautiful, cosmopolitan, and sophisticated women around. The conservative nature of Taiwan society can make dating as fun as pulling teeth.
In Taiwan there are primarily three categories of English-speaking foreigners.
The first group, English teachers, have by far the worst reputations.
She lives on her own and is trying to become an airline cabin attendant.