Austria dating culture

There’s even a few other “types” of blind dates, but those are specifically for different purposes: 미팅 (meeting) – A group blind date, mostly for young college students.

A group of guy friends will meet a group of girl friends to hangout and have a good time. This is a very serious date, where both parties have expectations of marriage right from the beginning (including/especially parents).

Cloudy skies and wind are believed to cause stormy marriages, snow on the other hand is associated with fertility and wealth.

It is said that the first partner who buys a new item after the wedding will be the dominant one in the relationship.

The bride should not wear her entire outfit before the wedding day.

Some brides leave a final stitch on the dress undone until it is time to leave for the ceremony when the outfit is completed.

However returning to the mirror once she has began her journey will result in bad luck.

Seeing a chimney sweep on the way to a wedding is thought to bring good luck and it is still possible to hire one to attend wedding ceremonies.

When the bride is ready to leave the hose for the wedding ceremony a last look in the mirror will bring her good luck.A combination of red and white flowers is avoided by the superstitious because they stand for blood and bandages.The groom often chooses a flower for his buttonhole which also occurs in the brides bouquet.Other good luck omens when seen on the way to the ceremony include spiders, black cats and rainbows.Bad weather on the way to the wedding is thought to be an omen of an unhappy marriage, although in some cultures rain is considered a good omen.

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