Livvy Rodgers, a nurse's assistant and single mother of twin 17-year-olds, is struggling to make ends meet as well as to get over her elusive and bad-hearted lover, Carlos.
But you're still in love (or in contented lust that you think is love) with your prom queen -- so she's either heading to State with you, or going to film school in California and you're committing to an LDR.
Did it ever occur to you that you can find something so entertaining, fulfilling and exciting that can make you feel better at least for a while without feeling any pain?
College makes up some of the best years of your life.
This is when you enjoy more freedom than ever, hand in hand with more responsibilities—but you’re not there yet.
Here, relationship expert and author Ana Weber fleshes out how each of these five college relationships influences the kind of adult partner you'll become.
Your mom's minivan is all packed up and you're off to tackle your freshman year of college!Along with more responsibilities and that once-elusive independence, you face new experiences—and it’s all yours to soak in.[Read: College bucket list: 30 must-have items on your list] #2 Hold off for a month or two. Don’t jump into a relationship as soon as college orientation ends. While dating someone in the same building as yours can be great and convenient when the relationship goes smoothly and in the throes of the honeymoon stage, imagine if things between you two ended badly.Livvy may have finally found a good man in Wade Williams; Rafe takes a shine to Henny but not before Aliz tries to rope him in; Wade befriends Rafe; and Henny and Rafe get their chance but it's a bumpy road, as everyone's lives cross and recross, binding them all together.Livvy's quest to find love and security, Rafe's struggle to escape the clutches of Smoke and make a decent life and Aliz's misguided attempt to steal her way to luxury all come down to a violent denouement.Things to know about dating in college While dating in general is filled with misconceptions and disillusionment, dating in college is a whole new league of its own when it comes to crazy. The first thing to know as soon as you step into college is that this will be different from any other phase in your life before.