PROS AND CONS OF HIGH SCHOOL RELATIONSHIPS
Ah high school, when you get to figure out what you are going to do with your life. Sometimes this means dating. High school relationships can be tricky, however some positive things can come out of them. Here’s a few things that might sway you into getting with your crush.
One, dating someone in high school allows you to have a close friend that you can talk to. Sometimes you just need someone to vent to.
Two, you can start to understand your likes and dislikes. Sometimes even, you can get a better understanding of what love is. You are able to get some experience on how relationships work and possibly get past that awkward stage.
Three, you are able to have dates to dances! It’s always nice to go to homecoming and/or prom with that special someone! There are countless other reasons but these are some of the best! So, if you like someone, go for it!
However, high school relationships can cause many distractions for all of the important things in life like family, friends, and, I don’t know… SUCCESS!
Having a relationship in highschool can take a lot of time away from your schoolwork or hanging out with friends, it may even cause conflicts. You have to make time for your friends, family, schoolwork, sports and your significant other.
Not only is time something to take into consideration, MONEY is something to think about as well, we all know your job at Bojangles down the road is not going to pay for all gas, gifts, and dates you really want to do.