Every relationship goes and grows through different stages at different times. And while some relationships can stay in certain phases longer than others, they still go through similar timelines.
You need to grow and change as a power couple, learn more about each other, fight against all odds, support one another at all times and enjoy each other’s company.
In order to have a healthy and happy relationship, this is what a timeline supposed to look like!
The Initial Interest
This is when you first notice that person and start to develop a liking towards them. You basically get a crush and start asking your friends about them to get to know more. Here’s when you get those butterfly feelings in your stomach.
The First Date
At this stage, you’ve already spoken to them and asked them out for a date. This is where you talk to each other and get to see how you two connect intimately, how compatible you are and how your chemistry is.
The First Kiss
Ah, kissing, the first base. It can happen right after the first date or it can even happen after many dates or whenever you feel is the right time to do it.
The first kiss is a very powerful and unforgettable moment.
The moment your lips meet, you know this memory will last forever. With this kiss, you show your partner how you feel about them and your feelings grow stronger.
The First Time
You’ve been on a few dates with them and you both are happy with the way things are turning out to be. Well, now it’s time to turn up the heat in the bedroom and fulfill the sexual desires.
This stage may come after a few dates or maybe at a much slower pace. Some people even wait until marriage, it all depends on how comfortable you are with your partner.
Once you’re comfortable with your partner you probably start hanging out at each other’s homes. This stage usually comes after sex. Staying in is a great way to get to know each other, this really helps you bond with them closer.
The Honeymoon Phase
The Honeymoon phase is one of the golden phases of a relationship. You’re head-over-heels in love with your bae and obsessed with almost anything that they do. You just can’t get enough of each other and have this urge of seeing, talking and touching each other all the time.
The ending of the honeymoon stage is actually the beginning of a new stage.
Meeting the Friends
At this point, you’ve figured out that you enjoy being with this person and that you two are officially together. It’s time to meet their circle and see how well you both fit in with the other person’s group. Depending on how you know this person, you may already know their crew.
Plus point, if you click with the crew.
The ‘I LOVE YOU’s’
You adore them for all that they are. You notice their flaws but you tend to overlook them and embrace them. This is the stage where you finally pour out your feelings and confess that you Love them. You’re ready to take your dating life into serious stages.
You’ve become more open and comfortable with your partner. And now you’re ready to start discussing life with this person. You meet their parents and move in together; you think of proposal and marriage. Things get very serious between you two.
If you’ve made it this far, marriage is obviously the next step after you’ve guys have been happily together for so long. At this stage, you’re making a lifelong commitment to love them and cherish this relationship forever. You have kids and you live happily ever after.
Marriage is the longest and most meaningful stage in your relationship.
Of course, this isn’t as simple as it sounds.