The bottom line -- it wasn’t real love in the first place.
Chalk it up to a learning experience; you learn what you like and don’t like.
It may sound harsh, but if your family is intrusive, domineering, belittling or just plain crazy, your partner may just decide he/she can’t handle it.
The Timing Is Off Chances are, you've had at least one breakup that left you wondering, "What the hell just happened? Men get serious with whomever we happen to be dating when we're finally ready to settle down.
So every time she'd bring up our future together, it felt like she was jumping the gun," he says.
The stress this places on a relationship can be too much to deal with.
Communication plays a crucial role if you are in this situation.
But by the time I met Elizabeth, I was in a settling-down frame of mind." *Names have been changed.
We're Not Finished Playing the Field Men are natural-born one-uppers.
(I know, scumbag mentality.) "Whenever I meet a new hot chick, I consider what it would be like to date her, even if I have a girlfriend at the time," says Andy, 30. No matter how great his current girl is, a guy doesn't want to feel like he's missing out." In addition to our opportunistic tendencies, most guys feel compelled to put as many sexual conquests under their belts as possible.