Do You Come Here Often?: A Failure's Guide to Flirting

Overview

Flirting’s a nasty business. Most of us get it pretty wrong. You have to pretend you’re a much nicer person than you actually are, attempt to take an interest in what the other person’s saying, and work out whether they actually fancy you—all at the same time. But take heart, because you’re not alone. And lucky for you, now there’s a book. Gleaned from years of experience (of rejection), this book will show you just how bad flirting can get—and how to avoid making the same mistakes. You’ll have a good laugh at ...

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Overview

Flirting’s a nasty business. Most of us get it pretty wrong. You have to pretend you’re a much nicer person than you actually are, attempt to take an interest in what the other person’s saying, and work out whether they actually fancy you—all at the same time. But take heart, because you’re not alone. And lucky for you, now there’s a book. Gleaned from years of experience (of rejection), this book will show you just how bad flirting can get—and how to avoid making the same mistakes. You’ll have a good laugh at someone else’s ineptitude and learn something too.

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We’re not promising this book will get you a date—but it may save you from out-and-out social disgrace.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781853754944
  • Publisher: Prion
  • Publication date: 1/1/2004
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 4.30 (w) x 6.80 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
What is Flirting ... and Can Anyone Do It? 15
Flirting with Disaster 32
Flirts Observed 48
The Black Art of Flirting: Body Language 72
The Black Art of Flirting: Conversation 101
The Confidence Trick 128
Repercussions 140
The Half-baked Conclusions of a Failed Flirt 149
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