Start Dating an old friend from high school

Dating an old friend from high school

In the Darwinian world of high-school dating, freshman girls and senior boys have the highest chances of successfully partnering up. And they have found that for the most part, they're accurate.

Maybe I said something, maybe I’m hella ripped now and her bf sees me as a threat. When I was a sophomore in high school, there was this senior guy who was just IT. Absolutely gorgeous, funny, football star, baseball star, musician, dude was a dream. He clearly peaked at 18 and still lives in that world.

Or would you ignore them completely, making it abruptly clear you’re so over them.

One Redditor who was curious about the same situation, asked the question: ‘Redditors who have met a former crush years later, how did it turn out?

For 30-year-olds, that might mean predicating a relationship on willingness to marry or have kids.

For high schoolers, that might mean basing a relationship on, well, the Arcidiacono notes that there's a treasure trove of statistical data on the dating preferences, rather than pairings, of adults, due to dating sites like

He dated the beautiful people and had no clue who I was. At age 26, he was still going to high school parties and talking about his glory days. But he was still dead sexy and I owed it to my 15 year old self to check him off of my fucket list, so we went back to his place and boned.

I was very stringy and awkward at 15 and I mostly kept my head down. The whole time I was thinking, I’m having sex with JD.

(Humans tend to partner with mates that look and act like them.