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"So I make a point to wear my wedding ring.""We had to make (the rules) because he would start talking quickly in Busan dialect when he was upset and I would talk passively-aggressively and we couldn't understand each other or the problem.I have been teaching Korean students for more than a decade now and I have been asking them what they think about Filipinos since then. Many of my students come here in the Philippines because they feel Filipinos are easy to get along well; they are non-threatening and are highly hospitable.Male K-pop stars, she said, "offer a more versatile masculinity that incorporates hard bodies with soft features that are highly stylized.
People just think, ‘She's just Korean, but this girl next to her is so exotic,'" she said. But I have noticed some people, usually older, and I can see them wonder if I'm just some foreign floozy," she said./ Courtesy of Hallie Bradley"A lot of people say that Western guys in Korea only want to date Korean girls and Korean guys only want to date Korean girls," she said. "There are men who are exceptions."She eventually began going out with a Korean, a "rebellious and unique" man who "liked being different." But her initial expectations reflected common perceptions about dating here, where it's more common to see heterosexual couples of expatriate men and Korean women, than vice-versa.The number of Korean man-expat woman couples appears to be on the rise, however.Still, it raises intriguing questions in a country where locals often joke about how Korean women are coveted for their beauty while the men are disregarded for having diminutive bodies."In terms of income, education and culture, South Korea is a developed nation now," said Kookmin University professor Andrei Lankov, a keen observer Korean history.