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Traditions are often referred to as a thing of the past, although there are many people that still follow the old-fashioned courting route for their relationships.

The matchmaker and parents will often exert pressure on the couple to decide whether they want to marry or not after a few dates.

Courtship in the Philippines is one known complex form of courtship.

Unlike what is regularly seen in other societies, it takes a far more subdued and indirect approach.

It is complex in that it involves stages, and it is considered normal for courtship to last a year or longer.

A courtship may be an informal and private matter between two people or may be a public affair, or a formal arrangement with family approval.

Traditionally, in the case of a formal engagement, it has been perceived that it is the role of a male to actively "court" or "woo" a female, thus encouraging her to understand him and her receptiveness to a proposal of marriage.

One of the reasons there was this disagreement was that they did not want their children growing up doing what many did during the sexual revolution in the 60’s.