Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
Psychologists believe our characters are established by the age of six.
Now, a fascinating new book explains the factor that exerts the most powerful influence on us all is the order in which we’re born.
They work hard at bringing security – social and economical, in their and their loved ones’ lives.
They will find it very hard to risk it for something in the air, no matter how great and majestic it might be.
But as we have said, they are afraid of change, and afraid of letting things go.