I always found the experience of being on a date in New York extremely uncomfortable.The trouble is, like most Englishmen, I'm very easily embarrassed.If a bumbling buffoon like Hugh Grant could steal Julia Roberts' heart in It was the summer of 2006 when I first landed in New York as a 19-year-old, laden with warnings about American girls: they're high maintenance, my friends told me.I tried to brush this off—preconceptions are always dangerous when entering any sort of relationship.It’s not a good thing at all.” “British girls are really very sexual, which is surprising when considering the American perspective that us Brits are reserved and excessively polite.But actually, it’s the American woman who tends to take sex more slowly, which is neither good nor bad (depending on the night, of course).” “My mates and I think that certain accents are . So, British wit can often be lost to being too dry for the American palette. For some British men, it takes some getting used to.
Was American culture really as shallow as my friends had warned? She was a down-to-earth Midwesterner with ambitions in New York City theater.
After all, as she put it, "dancers don't make a lot of money." I wasn't the guy that could spoon feed her, so it ended.
But surely not all American girls thought British men had an endless supply of money?
Without wishing to denigrate Ms Mc Laren, though, my own experiences with North American females have taught me to avoid them like a swarm of bees.
I spent five years living in Manhattan and, frankly, I'd rather stick pins in my eyes than go out on date with another American woman.