Half the fun of going out is getting to know someone new, so allow yourself to let that happen organically." —Oliver B."Please don't compare us to your exes—out loud or even in your head.Sometimes horror stories about them can make for fun discussion, but don't ever bring your ex into the conversation if it's not called for.We look innocent enough, but stay on your toes and don't upset us. Lunch is at least three courses and wine is in never-ending supply. And if you stop eating, you don't just offend the family, but the entire line of ancestors. It's easy to stay on our good side, but once you make a bad move or say something bad about our family, put your head between your legs and kiss your ass goodbye. )Italian families are usually very accepting of outsiders so don't be surprised if you come over to meet the family and are greeted with dozens of smooches and firm handshakes.4. Women have different bodies, no matter what ethnicity they are, but Italian women have some of the most voluptuous. The energy is always high and your troubles melt away as soon as you smell what's cooking and how much home-brewed wine is flowing.I would compare the wrath of an Italian to something out of a horror movie, or a tornado that keeps gaining momentum but never stops ... On the flip-side, it's this same hot-bloodedness that makes us such passionate creatures. While we can appreciate all types of cuisine, there's just nothing like a nice bowl of pasta to hit the spot. The most important part of these long meals is that Italians surround themselves with family; food itself is a bonding experience (and also a delicious one). Be sure to keep my family's name out of your mouth and we won't have any problems, got it? There is just something SO sexy about our brown eyes, dark hair, and curvy figures. Why do you think we're always so happy when we are around alcohol and yummy dishes?
On the flip side though, it's a rough night when a girl goes on about herself at length without asking me anything about myself.
If it doesn't happen in the beginning, he'll think it'll never happen." —Tyler L."It can take the edge off to meet with a group of friends.
Invite your guy and his crew to hang in a big group.
You don't want him to think you expected it." —Josh F."The food you choose on dates says volumes about your character.
Dainty foods (read: salads) seem to have a low correlation to fun and enjoyment.