Aug 6, 2017 Dating

6 Women Weigh In on Kissing on the First Date

by Dacy Knight
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We've all been there. Your first date with someone is going well, sparks are flying, and you're interested in taking things to the next level with a first kiss. But is it too soon? you might wonder. Is my date feeling the same way? The communication isn't exactly open and free at this point of the interaction, but taking a bit of a risk can have wonderful rewards. Answers can be mixed surrounding the subject of kissing on the first date, but when we scanned two Quora threads debating the question, the answers women gave were pretty consistent. Head below to see where six women stand on the subject of kissing on the first date.

User Julie Barcenas

Why wait? Just do it! No questions, nothing, just go with the moment.

User Alison Bennett

Kiss him, for god's sake!

User Moona Balghouthi

If [you] feel like you want to, go with the flow.

User Becky Lee

I like to be the one to go in for that first kiss on a date. It's adorable to watch them react! I say go for it.

User Natasja van Musscher

If you feel connected with the other person and you are in a safe environment, you could kiss on the first date. There is nothing wrong with kissing on a first date, as long as it's done for the right reasons and with the right intentions.

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