Better be courted and jilted Than never be courted at all.
"She was trusted and valued by her father, loved and courted by all dogs, cats, children, and poor people, and slighted and neglected by everybody else."anne brontë
I used all my playboy skills and courted the Finnish President.Silvio Berlusconi
Non-violence is backed by the theory of soul-force in which suffering is courted in the hope of ultimately winning over the opponent. But what happens when such an attempt fail to achieve the object? It is here that soul-force has to be combined with physical force so as not to remain at the mercy of tyrannical and ruthless enemy.bhagat singh
Their support was not needed, therefore they were not courted.Anthony Trollope
And when with envy Time transported Shall think to rob us of our joys, You'll in your girls again be courted, And I'll go wooing in my boys.
Prudence is a rich ugly old maid courted by Incapacity.