If it's OFF, they'll string you around to satisfy their ever-present need for a "special companionship" and make a really active effort to constantly calibrate your "emotional needs" like a lab technician with a test tube. I don't have any empirical evidence to support the "Death of Arab Romance" theory.
Maybe it's cause we suffer from all-round shaky financial statuses ( seen our astronomical youth unemployment stats lately ? Point is: gone are the days of legendary Arab romances like Omar Sharif and Faten Hamama's.Casual relationships: This is the one where you, the American woman, think you’re dating this really nice Arab guy and it feels like it’s getting serious. He says all the right things but his actions aren’t matching. He still lives with his mom and dad and he’s almost 30. This comes from not wanting to ‘bother’ a woman with things that might upset her… And if they’re not followed then in HIS mind he’s not engaged. Of course the bullet points above are from either personal experience or simply witnessing those around me for many years.As an Arab single, do you feel like there's someone special out there for you but you just haven’t found them yet?