Does that mean he’s expecting some sort of payback in the (near) future? But because many of them don’t, it wouldn’t hurt for women to have one, too.
It really all comes down to the environment of the evening.
And what does she do when it’s not clear she’s on a date?
Or when the guy isn’t proactive or clear about how to handle the check? What if you just want to get the hell out of there?
Now, the only indicator we have of who should pay the bill is the overall mood of the date.
Are you counting the minutes until the check comes?