One survey found that most working women believe that flirting is good for their health and confidence.
Flirting is conducted within a tacit borderline; it is a kind of game in which participants move closer to that line—and sometimes even step across—and then retreat to a comfortable distance from it.Cyberflirting is a type of verbal dance in which the boundaries of sexuality are not clearly drawn.The flirting had transformed into very deep feelings for both of us.He had reached deep inside my heart and touched it where no other man has ever before." The gradual manner in which people online become involved in overt sexual interaction is described by another woman as follows: "I am a single woman who has formed a relationship with a much younger married man.Quite often, it is the best available alternative to—rather than means of reaching—intercourse.
Explicit sexual activities and orgasms are secondary in flirting, but they are always possible.
Her colleague Miss Manners considers flirtation "a gentle amusement," an activity that should be harmless and not lead to anything.
In the online chat room "Married and Flirting," people are advised to treat flirting as pure fun, as a good way to practice social skills and to make yourself and your targets feel good.
"Angels fly because they take themselves lightly." — G. Chesterton Flirting adds spice to life and supports positive attitudes toward other people.
It may involve flattery, but it is a subtle and enjoyable flattery that is closer to praise than to a lie.
Flirting creates a relaxing, calm, and enjoyable atmosphere.