(I think a lot of Japanese hearts have been broken by sexy Type Bs, over the years….) Cool, collected, rational, sociable, adaptable.Very easy to date, but the type of person who will never love you back as much as you love them.
Type A people are earnest, sensible, patient, and reserved. Wild, passionate, creative, strong, and The Blood Type to Be Avoided, in Japan, anyway.
No one wants to date Type Bs: too seflish and irresponsible.
People in most parts of the world do not think about their blood group much, unless they have an operation or an accident and need a transfusion.
But in Japan, whether someone is A, B, O or AB is a topic of everyday conversation.
There is a widespread belief that blood type determines personality, with implications for life, work and love.
(They’re a wee bit critical though, so be prepared for a dig or two, if they’re in a bad mood.) Agreeable, social, optimistic.
Type Os are warm, and lovely, and will squeeze your hand while you walk down the street and make sweeping romantic gestures and spontaneously make out with you when you least expect it.
Something I did not know until recently: in Japan, your blood type is considered to be as indicative of your personality as, say, your horoscope.
So, just as in America, people check compatibility by astrological sign, in Japan, some people screen potential dates by .
They just don’t lose their heads over people like that.
But whatever: they’re good companions, the type of people you don’t have to worry about at a party.