You've met someone. That's an exciting feeling. It can also be dangerous. New romance bathes our brains in endorphins, giving a feeling of euphoria, that may cause one to overlook signs of potential trouble ahead...
I guess you might call this a check list of sorts. It is without a doubt that when we go on that (usually awkward) first date, we tend to look for certain characteristics in the other person, even if we don't notice we are.
As you'll see, the real estate area of comfort changes depending on how well you know someone. What's appropriate with a close friend is definitely not going to be OK with a stranger or even an acquaintance.
Growing up, I was taught that there are a few things to expect from a guy, especially when it comes to going on dates. Coincidentally, I recently came across an article listing things women wish men would do on dates. In my opinion, the article was spot on!