May 20, 1. They are too beautiful for you. The dedication that Russian women have to look beautiful is just scary. For the majority of them life is like a podium, and so they have to look sparkling even on the way to get a newspaper or walking the dog.
Also, during five years of teaching she has never appeared at school wearing the same outfit twice. When I asked her why she cares so much about her appearance, she looks surprised: Beauty is power and respect. Loyalty is not cool. A Russian girl will be your most devoted friend, your best advisor, critic and even your doctor if you are sick. Ladies in Russia are caring and tender, and whatever happens, they will be by your shoulder ready to face any trouble together.
The best example of loyalty of Russian women: Their wives followed them voluntarily to cold deserted lands and shared the punishment. A Russian woman truly believes that her partner is the best person on the planet, the most talented, the strongest, the smartest — and she is sincere about that, because she values herself highly too.
More like this 10 phrases only Russians understand 3. You might get Russian parents in law. She will probably offer you another piece of pie. Is dating a Russian girl worth putting on a lot of weight? You should prove that the family can trust you with their precious child. Tests are different in each family. For example, my boyfriend Jacques had to drink a full bottle of vodka with my dad. Otherwise he would be considered too weak to protect me in danger.
Lucky for all of us, Jacques passed the test successfully, and we had to celebrate it with more cake. They are too independent. Nekrasov, a Russian 19th century poet said: Girls in Russia do not believe in ideal relationships and think that even if their Prince Charming finds them, they have to be able to live on their own. Building a career and getting a second degree often sounds more appealing than trying to find someone who will value their personality and freedom.
A Russian woman will be very independent in a relationship, and very stubborn, too. But on the other hand, expect bravery in danger and trouble, and the strength that will help both of you overcome the most difficult times. Russian women are very demanding. They want the best man alive to love them madly. Good old manners are very important: If you are not a gentleman, it is not even worth trying.
Offer your seat in transport to elderly people and save a kitten from stray dogs. Once I saw a man jump into sewage to save tiny ducklings that fell down a hatch — in the eyes of his girlfriend he was a real hero.
The challenge of breaking the ice. Russians are reserved and try to keep the distance before you become close to them. Any Russian girl can create an impression of Ice Queen, even if she likes you especially if she really likes you! I met Paul at work on one of my tours, and he told me he came to Moscow to visit his girlfriend.
Slowly, step by step, I discover that underneath this ice there was the most loving and caring person in the world. All the Russian food. For many Russian women cooking is a way to show their love, so be prepared for food experiments.
At first the cuisine might seem absolutely normal and even a little boring. But when you get to eat Russian food more often than during occasional visit to her parents, you will have more and more questions. What is that weird purple salad? Why is she putting cabbage in pies and everywhere else? How many variations of pickles are there on Earth? Fermented rye bread drink…well, that one is surprisingly decent!
You might hate most of the meals, but occasionally there will be something great e. He says it is because there is no cabbage there.