9 simple rules for dating my daughter
A few years ago, I spoke to a group of high-schoolers about the Jewish idea of love. By focusing on the good, you can love almost anyone.
" "We're choosing to love him," her mother explained, "because love is a choice." There's no better wisdom Susan's mother could have imparted to her before marriage.
” As far as what you’re asking goes, it sounds to me like “young love.” I don’t mean that to be insulting – it is a nice thing.
Queer communities are often small and insular, and once you've found one, you tend to hold on to it for dear life.
It's difficult to meet people you're romantically interested in beyond an already-defined circle, and outside of your city's queer scene, most people you run into are likely to be straight.
There are rules that are important to you; there are behaviors and freedoms important to her.
You and she have to discuss these until you reach an agreement. At the same time, you want to keep a relationship with her. These kinds of situations are difficult -- and delicate. But teens have a lot of power -- and mobility -- so a compromise is necessary.