Dating life of the 80s
At the beginning of the movie, she’s hunched over her desk with her dark hair covering her face.And low and behold, 90 minutes of viewing time later, her shoulders are back, her hair’s off her face, and she has a new boyfriend. Are you presenting yourself in the best way possible? ” She was probably eating her words the next day when she turned up to school in Jake’s Porsche, that’s for sure![Read: 11 steps to fall in love with yourself and be a much better YOU] #5 Don’t assume someone is too good for you Samantha Baker from “Sixteen Candles” is a High School sophomore who has a serious crush on Jake Ryan (a senior, leader of the popular crowd and all round hottie). But lo and behold, all it took was him finding out how she felt and he was hers by the end of the movie.I’m not saying everyone will always be as lucky as Samantha, but if there’s someone in your life who you have dismissed because you believe they are too good for you, remember, you don’t know until you try!So the trick here is to be more like Ferris Bueller.Have as much confidence in yourself as you can muster.
More often than not, if you make a conscious effort to have fun and enjoy yourself, people will be attracted to you in return.If you are anything like me, when you are unlucky in love, you look at your DVD collection and reach for the sappiest chick flick you own.You escape into a world full of unlikely meet-cutes, where women are chased by unnaturally perfect men, and where steamy kisses in the rain are an everyday occurrence.You feel like you can do anything, talk to anyone, and everyone will want to be your friend. Even bad ones So Saturday detention was far from an ideal situation for “The Breakfast Club” gang, but I’m sure none of them would have expected to leave with new friends, let alone new love interests!
Maybe you’ve been held back late at the office, or you’re stuck in a waiting room for an hour or more.There are more opportunities in everyday life to meet new people than you think. When Jake Ryan from “Sixteen Candles” decided he would give Samantha a chance, what did he do? Using technology to communicate is convenient and requires minimal effort.