“Snowmanning” is the icy chilly method of rejection the place a brand new flirtation disappears as soon as the Christmas period is over. The development sees many singles taking inspiration from the 1982 animated movie “The Snowman.”
Right here – after sharing a day of fleeting enjoyable and flying to the North Pole along with his new buddy – the Snowman thaws to nothing however a distant, enchanting reminiscence.
In accordance with eHarmony, 53 per cent of those that participate in a festive flirtation will turn out to be victims of snowmmaning this season. And males are barely extra doubtless than ladies (10 per cent vs per cent) to confess to having a short-lived romance.
Rachael Lloyd, relationship skilled at eHarmony says: “Christmas is a time for celebration and presents a great opportunity to socialise and find someone special.”
“Nevertheless, as soon as the drinks cease flowing and decorations come down, generally that preliminary burst of chemistry wears off. Our analysis exhibits that a number of folks then retreat from their new relationships, a development we’re coining ‘snowmanning,’” Lloyd defined.
“For these searching for significant connections, I’d counsel contemplating how appropriate you might be earlier than launching right into a Christmas cracker of a fling. That method you’ll keep away from hopefully getting burnt,” she added.
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