Universities across South Africa recently opened their doors to budding first-year students looking forward to a new chapter in their lives, one which brings not only lectures, assignments and exams, but also the possibility of all night partying, excessive alcohol consumption, new relationships and the advances of older male students. Third-year student SIPHIWE NKOSI* (21) told Pontsho Pilane the reasons why he, like his friends, prefers to target first-year students.
I remember when I was still in high school; the girls my age were not interested in me at all. They were always going crazy over guys who were older. They ended up dating those guys instead of me and the other guys in my grade. It was clear to me that women are attracted to men that are more advanced than them and guys also like the idea of younger women.
I will be honest with you, first-year girls are popular because many guys believe they are easy; they think it doesnâ€
All I want is a flame â€“ a super-hot girl. These first-year girls usually fit that criteria and they come in numbers, thatâ€
To me, and many of my friends, first-year girls are fresh meat. I know that she will be a flame; many other guys want to get with her, but I will be the one with her.
The older a girl is, the higher her body count may be. No guy wants to be with a girl who has slept with a lot of guys. I donâ€
I once dated a girl and I found out she had slept with more people than I have. Although I told her I didnâ€
* Name has been changed
– As told to Pontsho Pilane
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