Is chivalry dead in today’s modern dating world?
I don’t think so.
Okay, dating apps like Tinder and the act of swiping right isn’t exactly the stuff of Romeo and Juliet, more like a bad rom-com.
In fact, Aziz Ansari’s depiction of these types of apps in Master of None pretty much sums the whole experience.
An endless array of dates with a different person in the same restaurant.
But as well as swiping comes a new raft of emotions and actions like ghosting (just the worst) and sending nudes.
I was looking for a magazine in Magma in Covent Garden, but stumbled on these illustrations by Holly St Clair which I just love.