If he doesn’t have the patience, it isn’t worth the stress of rushing into something you’re not ready for.
I remember one date, a first date no less, the POT sat next to me and played with my hand while ordering food.
I spent much of the date with my eyes darting around the room.
A relationship not only depends on mutual attraction and compatibility for its success but also on mutual trust, transparency and honesty.
These conditions are hard to fulfill if your gay or lesbian partner is still closed about his/her sexual identity.
More importantly, what happens if you end up dating one of them?
Private Displays of Affection When you’re behind closed (and probably locked) doors, your man might be so sweet that you’ll need dental work in the very near future, but that all disappears the moment you step outside with him.
At times this was like trying to dodge lasers, Mission Impossible style.
Perhaps he’s the first guy you’ve ever gone on a date with, or perhaps he is the hundredth.
Alternately if you and your partner prefer the outdoors, you can choose a fine day to go biking or hiking through trails around your city.
In fact the latter will give you some privacy without making things overtly intimate.
Sadly, there is probably a lot of truth to Mr Everett’s statements, but his career might also have slowed down by the fact that it seems he’s had some work done that makes his once handsome face resemble a piece of melting leather.
It can be frustrating for openly gay men to think of this (the closet, not Rupert Everett’s face, which is more horrifying than frustrating).