This morning, I came across to an eye opening article written by Sridhar Pappu titled “Meet the New York Bachelors Who Yearn for Something More” in New York Times. It was published on January 7. As a woman, I often wonder why many men (especially good looking and successful one) stay single and just like to fvck around –I am not saying that there is no women who fvck around as well-. I also often wonder whether they want to be a relationship and build a family or not. If not, why? If yes, why do they still stay single.
As I read this article, I somehow found the answers that I have been looking for that many of them actually long for something more.
It then got me thinking. When we are young, engaging in serial dating can be fun sometimes until we realize that it is just wasting our time and energy. But the sad truth is we are not getting younger.
There will be a time where we want to have someone to come home to and share our story about anything even the silliest thing. However, being in a relationship is not easy, getting marriage is not a magical as Cinderella story either. Why? It is because there are so many things that we have to give up and sacrifice. It even gets harder when both of them are ambitious people.
Even sometimes, you might come across to the point where your marriage or your relationship does not work anymore and it must be ended. But then again, leaving the one that we loved and started another relationship is not as easy as changing your clothes. It requires a lot of efforts. It is just very tiring.
In our life, we often long for an intimate relationship with the right one but finding the right one seems to be hard. Yet, the good news is there is no deadline to find the right one.