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why bother going into relationships in high school?

IVYPoisonIVYPoison Posts: 814Registered User Member
edited February 2006 in High School Life
If ur going on this forum, chances are u are aiming for a top university, which most likely means out of town. so why bother dating someone when u know you'll have to break up sooner or later and likely never to see each other again?
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Replies to: why bother going into relationships in high school?

  • goodcollege2010goodcollege2010 Posts: 16. New Member
    for good sex
  • GleechGleech Posts: 231Registered User Junior Member
    why think so much about it. do it because it's fun. and enjoyable. you don't need tyo spend your whole life planning and weighing consquences, or calculating future yield. i gurantee that's a good way to be unhappy.
  • IVYPoisonIVYPoison Posts: 814Registered User Member
    not planning for consequences is a good path down failure.
  • GoldfishGoldfish Posts: 3,207- Senior Member
    exactly...
  • IVYPoisonIVYPoison Posts: 814Registered User Member
    think so much about it. do it because it's fun. and enjoyable

    thats why STDs are so widespread
  • logisticswizardlogisticswizard Posts: 1,147Registered User Senior Member
    I think IVY really wants a date. He always posts these things like why date? why take a girl to prom? etc etc..
  • jimbob1225jimbob1225 Posts: 3,457Registered User Senior Member
    Because it's harmless fun. You can make it take over your life, you can make it risky and distracting. Or, you can ask that one girl to prom and have a nice night. And then go back to being a good student. It's not a battle of extremes here.
  • Xe_Ln_Ag_AXe_Ln_Ag_A Posts: 646Registered User Member
    well im guessing it can give you motivation to succceed in other areas. and to gain experience and gain confidence in social interaction with the opposite sex so that you can have better relationships in college.
  • Jo.InC.Jo.InC. Posts: 486Registered User Member
    high school is a time of experimenting. dating HS doesn't mean its for life.
  • oneiros lykos8oneiros lykos8 Posts: 710Registered User Member
    I'm in a long distance relationship and have been for over a year in a half...actually, 2 years on March 31.

    It's fun and it's not as distracting as some people make it...you can choose how much time to devote. My boyfriend and I both agreed a long time ago that school came first. It works because he's amazing at science/math (engineer major, what do you expect?) and I'm good at history/english. It's nice since he's a year older and advanced in the areas I stink at so he helps me with work.

    Plus, yeah, the sex.
  • PUNKiiEPUNKiiE Posts: 753Registered User Member
    =] To have fun someone that you really like. xP And make out with him or her? :] I think those are the top ones. :D
  • Crash_BlairCrash_Blair Posts: 608Registered User Member
    to get experience and learn a LOT before starting real adult relationships?
  • hotpiece101hotpiece101 Posts: 4,042Registered User Senior Member
    hehehe, relationships are just sorta natural byproducts of school. i mean, our hormones are raging and we are around the opposite sex all day (unless you go to a same-sex school).

    and yeah, i have to agree with everyone, the sex pretty much makes high school relationships worthwhile.
  • JimmyEatWorld711JimmyEatWorld711 Posts: 2,399Registered User Senior Member
    i haven't been around this forum enough recently to tell if you guys are joking or not
  • hotpiece101hotpiece101 Posts: 4,042Registered User Senior Member
    Jimmy, we are not joking.
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