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[In this article, we will refer to non-dancing significant others as NDSOs, as if it’s their Myers-Briggs personality type.] “For me,” says Nina Gilkenson, a professional Lindy Hop instructor, “it’s been very hard to date non-dancers—civilians—because I travel almost every weekend with a male partner, most of which the guys I was dating didn’t know.” Nina, if you didn’t know, gives off the impression that a 12-year-old girl and an 80-year-old woman are constantly at battle over her mind. “I remember one conversation in particular with a guy I was seeing being super uncomfortable about me staying in a bed with my partner Andy while we were in Australia.” [Here she almost gagged at the implication of her and Andy in the throes of thunderous passion.