Love is a wondrous thing that most people feel daily. But really, what is it?
As children, love is usually experienced from our parents onto us, and vise versa. But that concept shifts once we get older. How?
As we get older, our concept of love shifts from familial love to romantic love outside of the family. Teenagers experience that on a very low scale, when compared to adults
back in the day, dating in high school fulfilled the purpose of 'mate selection', and less about finding ones role in a relationship. Intimacy and experimentation is what relationships today are about.
In today's day and age, teenagers use social media at the beginning stages of dating. Texting harmless messages back and forth, skyping, and following each other on platforms helps create a foundation for an adult relationship in the future.
However, having serious relationships before the age of 15 can cause major complications, and miss out on having important social interactions in their adolescent years.