Guys In The 1950's

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The 1950’s were labeled “the last generation of innocence” and I believe that to be true compared to today’s society. Love then is a lot different from love now. I learned that the way our grandparents grew up is different from the way I’m growing up. Guys in the 1950’s often used pickup lines to catch a girl’s attention. Once her eye was caught he asked her on a date, which he knew he would have to pay for one hundred percent. After that, it normally turned into “courting.” Courting is when a guy finds a girl, asks her out, then picks her up at her front door, walks her to his car, opens the door, and in short, acts like a true gentleman. Courting was their way of finding “the one,” like dating is to us now. After the initial date “going