The Refugee's Dating Coach A Syrian refugee in Berlin hopes to find love but is stumped by German dating codes and is terrified of crossing the line between flirting and harassing. A professional 'flirt coach' steps in to be his guide. (For photos of Sophia and Aktham: bit.ly/Roughly7)
NPR logo

The Refugee's Dating Coach

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/553058733/553543750" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
The Refugee's Dating Coach

The Refugee's Dating Coach

The Refugee's Dating Coach

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/553058733/553543750" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Syrian refugee in Berlin hopes to find love but is stumped by German dating codes and is terrified of crossing the line between flirting and harassing. A professional 'flirt coach' steps in to be his guide. (For photos of Sophia and Aktham: bit.ly/Roughly7)

Learning the line between flirting and harassing means trusting your instincts
Jacobia Dahm/NPR