Old-Timey Dating Rituals, From Quaint To Weird

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Armit apples and more, courtesy of The Frisky.

Think dating is weird these days? The Frisky has found dating customs from the olden days that are sure to rival today's sexting, online dating and the rest. Ever heard of bundling? Apparently, it's a practice that was popular in 16th- and 17th-century Europe and North America, where couples would hang out—just hang out—in bed together, but separated by a divider, so they couldn't actually touch. Oh, and armit apples...we'll let The Frisky explain that one.

For more bizarre, old-timey dating rituals, read: Sweaty Apples, Dance Cards & Dainty Gloves—Dating Rituals From Days Of Yore

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