Do single people have more fun?

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  1. snagerries profile image69
    snagerriesposted 8 years ago

    Recently i got into an argument with my friend. She thinks relationship keeps you from having fun because you compromise more often ?

    What do you guys think? I would love to discuss with you on this.

    1. Kangaroo_Jase profile image80
      Kangaroo_Jaseposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Depends on your own definition of fun.

      For me personally I can have a good time, or have fun as in lots of laughter, and enjoy funny occasions with either being on my own, with friends, family or with a special someone.

      1. snagerries profile image69
        snagerriesposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I agree fully kangaroo_Jase. If the couple shares a good rapport then they can have a good time else it could be very hard time understanding each other.

    2. Daniel J. Neumann profile image60
      Daniel J. Neumannposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I always want a girlfriend when I'm single. I always want to be single when I've got a girlfriend. Either I haven't met the right girl yet, or I'm extremely confused.

    3. camlo profile image86
      camloposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Your freind is right ... Since being single again, I'm having tons of fun!

  2. Pcunix profile image90
    Pcunixposted 8 years ago

    Is lonely fun?

    I have been married 43 years.  I would never want to be single.  She is my  best friend and lover, my  helpmate, my confidant and companion.

    What "fun" can you have that I do not have with her?

    1. Joy56 profile image75
      Joy56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      wahooooooo lucky old you, that's what i say.

    2. snagerries profile image69
      snagerriesposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Thats great to hear..

    3. Lisa HW profile image68
      Lisa HWposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Not everyone who's alone is lonely, though.     Alone is fun for a lot of people.   smile

  3. wilderness profile image98
    wildernessposted 8 years ago

    If you cannot have fun because you compromise, I'd say you have a definite problem.  Life is always a compromise whether with a mate or a friend.

    In addition, a relationship always provides someone to have fun with - you don't have to go out and find someone.  Is your friend just ticked off because you spend time with a SO instead of with them?

  4. Greek One profile image74
    Greek Oneposted 8 years ago

    yes.. the have WAY more fun...

    and WAY less love

    1. Joy56 profile image75
      Joy56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      so you can do without love, if you have lots of fun is that it?

      1. Greek One profile image74
        Greek Oneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        no.. the other way around

        1. Joy56 profile image75
          Joy56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

          oh silly me, i always get things wrong.

    2. Daniel Carter profile image75
      Daniel Carterposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Being single can be the pits, just as marriage or relationships can be the pits. I was married for a long time. I've been single for a few years now, and although I prefer a relationship, it's been good for me to understand myself more, and learn how to be happy on my own. Both can be good experiences. Maybe at some point I'll be in another relationship, but until then, I'm good to go.

      1. Greek One profile image74
        Greek Oneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        i agree..

        the only thing worse than coming home to a cold, empty home..

        is coming home to a cold, empty spouse

        1. Joy56 profile image75
          Joy56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

          yep that must suck

  5. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    I think married people have more fun - as long as they're happily married!

  6. _cheryl_ profile image82
    _cheryl_posted 8 years ago

    Wow, that's the typical "grass is always greener" arguement. LOL! But seriously, I believe it all depends on the importance of values and personal preferences one decides to have. It could go either way. Me personally, after everything I've experienced a successful relationship only adds more over time to my fun! I couldn't imagine being single right now. smile

  7. jenblacksheep profile image83
    jenblacksheepposted 8 years ago

    I miss being single sometimes, but i am SO much happier being in a relationship. I was a wreck when I was single, maybe it's just a coincidence but I hope I never have to go back and find out.

 
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