Not every emotionally unavailable person is a narcissist, but every narcissist is emotionally unavailable.
They need a lot of praise to avoid their fear that they’re not good enough. If you don’t provide this praise, they’ll fish for it.
Space is important because it gives both people a chance to really review the relationship and what led to the break-up.
The dating game is complicated enough as it is – why make it more complicated by not telling somebody what you’re looking for?
Am I the only one that keeps downloading and deleting dating apps, only to download them again when bored? Tinder, Hinge and Bumble, I’ve had them all.
When you have standards, you will be single for longer than you’re used to – months, or even possibly years depending on your method of dating and how much time you have to do it.
Most of us have a ‘one that got away,’ and they’re usually the one we actually pushed away because we were scared, not ready, or didn’t feel good enough.
When a man says you’re too good for him, what he’s really saying is, “I can’t give you what you want. In fact, I REFUSE to give you what you want.”
It’s hard not to help someone when they so desperately need it, but it is not fair on you to constantly end up hurt and drained.