They seemed to have 101 things in common and set up a date for the weekend… She cancelled the date, saying, “At your age, you should have your own place.” My friend was shocked, then started to wonder if she was right. ), financially, it made more sense for him to rent out two rooms of his townhouse—at least for now. When my ex-boyfriend and I broke up, the last thing I wanted to do was get roommates. However, finances aside, when are we too old for roommates? Here are some roommate red flags to keep in mind when you’re considering if you’d be better off living alone. Are your roommates communicating with you effectively when they have a problem (versus passive-aggressively and rolling their eyes or sighing)?
But I also didn’t want to leave my adorable apartment (after having lived all over L. A few years ago, I knew I needed to switch living venues—or go live alone—when I started to avoid my apartment.
When some people date they are looking for a potential husband or wife.
They want to see their potential partner as someone who can hold down a home on their own.
I wouldnt want stangers in my house, sleeping, eating, taking showers, spending the night. We loved sitting around watching Top Model and painting our toenails as much as we liked hitting all the best bars in our downtown-Manhattan neighborhood. She was my best friend, shopping partner, brunch buddy, shoe soul mate, and an all-around awesome gal pal.I was a very private person, while she was much more, umm, demonstrative, shall we say?Oh, let’s just put it out there: she was a screamer.