“I’d like to date, but I think no one wants to,” said Maria Clara, a 30-something doctor from Manila who has never been in a relationship.
Circumstances can get particularly desperate for single older women, the interviews indicated.
These foreign sex hounds stop at nothing, banging innocent young first time Philippine and Thai girls picked up on the street.
Just to make sure one pans out, one single explained.
In these more enlightened times, single men think nothing of aggressively trawling the net for female partners, while transgenders are as bold about putting themselves out there, the Inquirer found out. “The smarter the woman gets, the more difficult it is to find the perfect man,” rued one single in her 30s.
in·ti·ma·cy ˈin(t)əməsē’ noun – close familiarity or friendship; closeness.
“the intimacy between a husband and wife” synonyms: closeness, togetherness, affinity, rapport, attachment, familiarity, friendliness, friendship, amity, affection, warmth, confidence; informal chumminess “the sisters reestablished their old intimacy” – a private cozy atmosphere.
“the room had a peaceful sense of intimacy about it” – an intimate act, especially sexual intercourse.
synonyms: sexual relations, (sexual) intercourse, sex, lovemaking; For a lot of Filipinos I have met intimacy means having a sex.
But good dates—one characterized by a lot of talking—are possible as well.
“I really adore guys who can carry a good conversation,” said Guy’s Grace, a 34-year-old corporate counselor from Manila.
But “no casual hookups for me,” she said, adding that she wants something long-term.