After all, as she put it, "dancers don't make a lot of money. In America, you might say you're "into" someone, but girl the UK, you "fancy" them. The Brit eerily reminded me of myself—she ate quickly, washed her food down with beer, and generally wasn't too concerned about how she might look to the outside world, let alone me. She shattered any preconceived notion I had about both actors and American women. That said, you will have fun figuring out which cultural references didn't travel over the Atlantic.
On the other hand, flaunting one's income on a date is considered rude and a major turn-off in the UK. My admittedly limited experience in dating women from England has led me to believe that not a great deal may have changed on their end. Related Questions.