Are you, instead, trying your best to show him what a great catch you are by being the sweet, fun-time, easy-breezy gal on the outside (even if you are crumbling with worry and insecurity on this inside)?

Phases of Dating are different with every single person!

Not all of us experience the same things when we're going through the dating process, but ladies, it doesn't matter what order you go in, below I've got the top 10 phases of dating that you'll probably go through.

To wit, brain scan studies show that the brain during orgasm is 95 percent the same as the brain on heroin.

Your brain cannot, biologically, maintain the high of infatuation; you will fry.

What was once explainable using a single digit binary code now requires the decimal system. Looking from the outside in, on the other hand, gives shape to the confusing and convoluted dating culture that we have created for ourselves.

Here are the more easily recognizable stages: Regardless of whether you met on the street, in a coffee shop, at your yoga class or in the park, the first date tallies up to one thing: either a successful or failed one-night stand.

Knapp's Relational Development Model is a well documented theory on the stages of a relationship, and is the brainchild of communication scholar Mark L. In the model, Knapp divided the average couple’s journey into two phases containing five stages.

The two phases are ‘Coming Together’ and the slightly less enjoyable ‘Coming Apart’, and together they chart the trajectory of relationships from start to (possible) finish.

In today’s world, social media may play a role, for example a couple may feature in each other’s profile pictures.