With the use of modern technology, people can date via telephone or computer or meet in person.
This term may also refer to two or more people who have already decided they share romantic or sexual feelings toward each other.
Sarah Badel [ Rosa Carmichael ], Janine Duvitski [ Deirdre Tibbs ], Bernard Hepton [ Harold Winstanley ], Geoffrey Hutchings [ Colin Smy ], Richard Huw [ Tim Young ], Nicholas Le Prevost [ Esslyn Carmichael ], Angela Pleasence [ Doris Winstanley ], Ed Waters [ Nicholas, 'Nico', Bentley ], Nick Woodeson [ Avery Phillips ], Denyse Alexander [ Agnes Gray ], Ian Fitzgibbon [ David Smy ], Debra Stephenson [ Kitty Carmichael ], Vivienne Moore [ Jenny Evers ], John Cater [ Mr Tibbs ], Hilary Crane [ Mrs Maddox ], Robert Mc Intosh [ Charles Makepeace ], Patricia Heneghan [ Peggy Marshall ], Michael Cronin [ Emperor Joseph ], Elizabeth Tyrrell [ Elderly lady ], Megan Fisher [ WPC Hitchens ], Eunice Roberts [ TV announcer ], Sonya Walger [ Becky Smith ], Alan Leith [ Mr Green ], Iain Fraser [ Constable ], Catherine Bott [ Solo voice ] PC Angel In the village of Ferne Basset, an elderly resident is found drowned after a violent attack.
Meanwhile, at the Corn Exchange in Causton, a local amateur dramatic production of Amadeus reveals a backstage world of intrigue, passion & gossip - and a whole new meaning to the term corpsing when there is a second murder.
There's a right way to go about threesomes - and a wrong way.
When Hadleigh is found dead the following morning, brutally battered to death, the other members of the circle wish they had heeded his reluctance.
Renée Asherson [ Emily Simpson ], Rosalie Crutchley [ Lucy Bellringer ], Jonathan Firth [ Michael Lacey ], Emily Mortimer [ Katherine Lacey ], Julian Glover [ Henry Trace ], Selina Cadell [ Phyllis Cadell ], Christopher Villiers [ David Whitley ], Richard Cant [ Dennis Rainbird ], Elizabeth Spriggs [ Iris Rainbird ], Bill Wallis [ Dr Trevor Lessiter ], Diana Hardcastle [ Barbara Lessiter ], Jessica Stevenson [ Judith Lessiter ], Barbara Young [ Anna Quine ], Avril Elgar [ Mary Sharp ], Cory Pulman [ Terry Bazely ], Simon Godwin [ Giovanni ], Paul Putner [ Policeman ], Peter Jordan [ Counseller 1 ], Marlene Sidaway [ Counseller 2 ], Jonathan Oliver [ Counseller 3 ], Nigel Asbridge [ Vicar ] PC Angel (Duty police officer) The peace of the seemingly idyllic village of Badger's Drift is shattered by the inexplicable murder of an old lady, Emily Simpson, found dead in her cottage after witnessing something unsettling in the woods.
Her old friend, Lucy Bellringer, is convinced that Emily's death was not from natural causes.
These people will have dates on a regular basis, and they may or may not be having sexual relations.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement or marriage.
It's not enough to simply get two girls and hope things will work out.