In the hookup culture we now live in, it's pretty obvious that chivalry is completely dead.
Maybe my parents were old fashioned, maybe growing up in a tight knit Italian family resulted in different values, but I was always preached the value of chivalry and etiquette from the women in my life.
For example, one person may want a more serious relationship, while the other person may want to stay as friends with benefits.
When two people want different things, one or both may feel confused, disappointed or angry, and their friendship may change or even end.
A Corrections psychologist has admitted to having sex with a former inmate .
The woman, who has name suppression, worked at Waikeria Prison in Te Awamutu between 20.
Shortly afterwards, the man told the woman he had grown close to her and feared leaving the prison as he had little support outside of the wire.
Before his release in June 2012, the woman went on maternity leave.
The 31-year-old Waikato farmer is a romantic cliche.
He could star in that Perfect Italiano ad - "I practise my listening face ..." - except he's too shy.
From my grandmother to my mother, you better believe I learned my lessons, either verbally or via the wooden spoon. It's all about hooking up, getting a number, grabbing a drink and getting down.