Love, whether a life-long partnership or a night-long fling, is never easy.
Throw in a language barrier and culture gap and you’re lost in a strange new game with strange new rules.
The following is an article by guest writer Trisha Velarmino, a world traveler from the Philippines who dated a Mexican man for 12 months (I promise it wasn’t me! Additionally, after 10 years since I first saw Sucre, I found out that he’s Puerto Rican. So anyways, here’s my list of the 10 reasons why you shouldn’t date a Mexican. Onions, tomatoes, lemon, a guacamole and it’s seed — that’s the perfect recipe for a cabron’s daily nutritional need. You will want to hug them even if it’s 39 freaking degrees outside which is not that uncommon since in most areas of Mexico it’s always either spring or summer. They ask this because they prefer to cook than eat out (and not only because of the money). These creatures are the most genuine people on earth. You might not understand it but I am sure you will get to memorize the exact words because it reflects sincerity. You might even be forced to tell them, “please, don’t be too nice.
I wasn’t deeply inlove with these dudes to be honest, but their unique ways are not too easy to forget. Think of it as a bear taking control of your body (but remember, biting is only allowed if you agree to it)! ” Seriously, when they say this, they are not trying to get into your pants (at least not the first time even though it happens). Although most of them are fluent in English, they have the habit of randomly murmuring in Spanish while looking at you, watching you sleep. They will treat you the same and that will make it harder for you to forget them.
Is that hand on your knee a flirtatious come-on, or a culturally distinct approach to personal space?
Is splitting the bill a nod to equal gender relations, an unforgivable challenge to your date’s masculinity or the sign of an incorrigible tight-wad?
It means that extra effort is a must when it comes to dating Latina women in order to make sure that you treat them right.
Dating these beautiful Latina women can be challenging if you do not know how to impress them.
Salsa Dance “Get a couple of basic salsa lessons – seriously,” he advised. When I was 16, I had no idea about what Mexicans are all about. He was one of my inspirations in traveling South America. Okay, I am officially naming my first son after him.’ This guy is the love of my life! Then came Fernando Sucre (Amaury Nolasco) from Prison Break. At the time, my country (the Philippines) have adapted a lot of telenovelas from Mexico and I only relied on Thalia’s Fernando Jose as an icon on the undying Maria Mercedes series.