How to Make a Man Fall Madly in Love With You: 13 Tips on Making a Guy Like You

Updated on February 27, 2017
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Making a man fall in love with you
Making a man fall in love with you

How to Get a Guy to Love You

Want to make a man fall in love with you forever? You might be asking this question because you like a guy very much and you are looking forward to him feeling the same for you.

He's the man of your dreams, and you adore him. You want him by your side right now but unfortunately you still don’t have him. You're willing to do whatever it takes for him to chase you, like you, get attracted to you and fall madly in love with you but it seems like a huge undertaking.

In this article you will get to learn some of the basic and not so basic things that girls can do in order to attract a man to their side and make him fall in love with them.

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1. Don't Lose Hope

Don’t lose hope. If you want a guy to fall in love with you, you have to be hopeful at all times. Losing hope can be a disease not only in trying to win the heart of a man, but also in all things that we do in our day-to-day life.

Hope for the best, but don't lose sight of reality. When pursuing a man and wanting him to fall in love with you, there are definitely two likely outcomes which are:

  1. He also falls in love with you, or
  2. He might reject your advances.

When pursuing the love of a man it’s important to be hopeful and stay positive. (We all appear more attractive and appealing when we give off good, positive vibes.) But don't hang all your hopes on getting the result you dream about. He has feelings just like you do, and none of us really have control over our hearts!

He might be interested in you as much as you are interested in him. Be motivated by that hope, and take steps to find out. You won't know until you make an effort to catch him. However, you should also prepare for any eventuality and outcome. If this man's not the one for you, there will be another man on your horizon. So don't lose hope!

2. Be Yourself

Be yourself when trying to make a man fall in love with you. It is important to be yourself and not someone else when it comes to personality and character. If you are pretending to be different to your true self when trying to make a guy like you, you are not doing yourself any favors.

By trying not to be yourself, you are clearly indicating or suggesting that you are not comfortable with yourself. Many guys will easily notice this shortcoming in you and quickly become disinterested.

You might be able to keep the façade up for a few weeks, months, or even years. But sooner or later you'll grow tired of hiding your true personality, and he'll get tired of trying to figure out who you really are, what you really like, and when you are actually being sincere.

  • If you have a high-powered job, don't play the dumb blonde.
  • If you hate high heels, don't wear stilettos.
  • Your dog hogs the front seat of your car, and sleeps in your bed? The two of you had better talk about that.
  • You have children? That's definitely worth mentioning up front.

The best relationship is a long relationship. When a man falls madly in love with you, you want that love to last, So be yourself right from the start.

3. Be Aware of Your Appearance

Don’t let your appearance let you down. Your appearance can make you win or lose when it comes to dating. To please a man and make him get interested in you, you should be presentable. Be aware of what you are wearing, whether or not your hair is clean, and if you are dressed appropriately.

Of course you want to look sexy for the man you want to fall in love with you, but sex appeal doesn't necessarily mean body-hugging clothing and lots of cleavage. Jeans and a t-shirt with wind-blown hair can be just as sexy as a manicured look in a formal outfit, in the right circumstances.

Choose your clothing and your style to match the occasion. But be aware of how you look. Do your best to look as good as you can, no matter where you are going. You never know when you might unexpectedly bump into the man of your dreams.

So, before you race out the door to buy the missing ingredient for your quiet dinner at home on your lonesome, change that grubby shirt!

4. Listen, Don't Just Talk!

When you want to please and make a man fall for you, it is important that you listen. Don't just talk. If you chatter incessantly when you are nervous, find some other way to cope with your nerves.

Many girls make the mistake of talking more than they listen when they are around a potential male partner. Girls aren't the only ones, of course. Many men do the same thing. But this is a big mistake that can easily cost you getting the man of your dreams.

Even a man who is generally not talkative will definitely have something to say. Everyone likes to be 'heard'. If you keep talking and talking all the time without giving him the chance to express himself, he's likely to be disappointed. Making it hard for him to get a word in could lower your chances of him falling in love with you.

5. Show Confidence

Confidence is key. Sure, some women seem to make a career out of catching men by playing the victim, or the helpless female. But have you ever noticed how those seemingly helpless souls who catch men by being so 'needy', actually set their trap with confidence and precision?

Without confidence, you risk being left behind. If you want a guy to like you, you need to have a sense of confidence in yourself that will ultimately make you approach him without fearing or sensing any danger.

Liking yourself makes it easy for him to like you too. You're a good person with very special qualities. Be confident that you are worthy of being loved!

More Tips to Make Him Fall in Love With You

  1. Smile and laugh. When you are working on ways to make a guy fall in love with you, it is essential to smile and laugh. Don’t present an unfriendly face. Be as outgoing, friendly, and social as you feel comfortable being.

    Guys generally like girls with a sense of humor who can make them feel good. Tell him enjoyable stories, and don't be afraid to laugh. Remember not to go overboard and look like a comedian. It is great to have a partner who is enjoyable and outgoing, but very few people like the idea of living with a comedian.
  2. You have to give, and not just take, to increase your chances of him falling in love with you. A man can easily differentiate between a girl who wants something from him, and one who cares for him.

    There are certainly girls who are after money (gold diggers). Differentiate yourself from the typical gold digger and let him see you are interested in him for his love and not his money or any other material thing
  3. Let him also put some extra effort in. If you keep chasing after a man for months while he is going on with his activities, you'll most likely be seen as a desperate woman. Being available to him always is not really a good thing. Don’t let him get bored.

    Instead, allow him to make advances towards you. Many men enjoy the thrill of the 'chase.' Catch his eye and his attention, and then let him work a little to win you over. Let him notice how much he misses you when you are not around. As soon as he suspects he's falling in love with you, he will definitely do something to get you.
  4. Get to know (and understand) what he does. This is something that could dramatically increase your chances of winning his love. Take opportunities to get involved in things he does. Ask him whether he needs any help to accomplish a task. If he discovers that you are keenly interested in his plans, he will see that you care for him and that you could be a good partner.
  5. Have patience and don’t push him too hard to make important decisions. Patience will definitely pay off. Be patient and go slow when trying to make a man fall in love with you. Don’t expect him to fall in love or say yes to your advances instantly.

    Many men will definitely need time to decide whether he is ready to enter into a relationship with you or not. If he likes you, he will make it obvious. But don’t ever push him to make a quick decision on whether he likes you or not.
  6. Be different from other women. If many women are competing for his attention and are trying very hard to make him fall in love with them, differentiation will definitely give you the cutting edge. Give or show him tangible or intangible evidence to suggest that you are the best option for him.
  7. Don’t be too possessive before he commits his love to you. Many women make the mistake of being too possessive of a man before he even admits his love to them. When this is the case, she may try to protect him from other women so that she remains the only woman in his life.

    This is a strategy that is doomed to fail. Allow him to decide on what is best for him. If you are the one for him, he will definitely fall in love with you.
  8. Have good morals. Good morals are a necessity in convincing a man to love you. Nobody wants to get involved with someone who can't be trusted. Men like women who are disciplined and are not pushovers. Behave maturely towards him and be respectful of him, just as you expect him to be respectful towards you.

If you can be true to yourself and demonstrate all these types of qualities, your perfect match will definitely fall in love with you!

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      Anonymous 4 days ago

      I like this guy, but idk if he likes me back. We talk almost all the time, but i know he also talks to other girl. I just want to know if he likes me

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      Daniel Long 5 days ago from All Over

      Olivia, if he’s not treating you like his one and only, I think you should forget about him. He’s not the guy you should be kissing. Sounds like he’ll just take you for granted. Better to walk away early if you know he’s not going to treat you well.

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      Daniel Long 5 days ago from All Over

      My advice, Sorde, would be to leave that relationship and find a guy who cares. You don’t want to be stuck forever with a guy like that one.

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      Olivia Shields 5 days ago

      so I like this guy I've kissed him once he said he liked me but he keep using me as a second choose what do I do

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      Daniel Long 2 weeks ago from All Over

      I think the easiest way to tell him you like him if you’re not sure he feels the same way is to just state it as a fact. Not a big dramatic moment. Just something like, ‘I like spending time with you. We should do this more often.’

      Then be ready to suggest somewhere you’d like to go or a movie you’d like to see. It makes it easier if you are ready with an idea, instead of the awkwardness of trying to figure out what you could do.

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      Zayree 2 weeks ago

      How do I get him to really like me cause we're just friends but I wanna tell him I like him without anything weird happening!! What do I do???

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      DIDAS 2 weeks ago

      Am so much into him so am just trying my best to get him by my side. am going through hill right now. love is a very strong thing. but thanks

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      Daniel Long 3 weeks ago from All Over

      I think you should just move on without making a fuss about it, Alisha. It sounds as though your relationship has run its course. You gave it a good try but there's been no progress so it is time to start being open to the idea of dating someone who is local.

      Perhaps in five or ten years time the two of you might cross paths and get on brilliantly, but for now it just sounds like you're allowing him to live his life doing whatever he's doing and you're being taken for granted.

      Being taken for granted is not something you should ever accept, so I believe you should make the decision to move on.

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      Alisha 3 weeks ago

      There’s this guy we met in summer school and had a thing but fell out , now he hit me up again and we’ve been talking for 1 year and 5 months but he hasn’t came to see me even once. Everytime I ask him he says he does like me he’s just been really busy with school and work and hasn’t the free time but makes promises to make the time soon, idk what to do if I should continue waiting or give up cuz it’s been so long, now it feels like we talk even less he replies once a day if I get lucky and I asked him if he’d just like me to leave I have no problem with it but he insists he’s just mad busy idk what to do plz help

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      Daniel Long 4 weeks ago from All Over

      You're welcome, Lilly, but I don't know if it is a good thing to have ten guys secretly loving you. That could make life rather complicated, but I guess you'll end up choosing one and seeing how things work out with him some time in the future.

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      Lilly 4 weeks ago

      You are so much cool and this had helped me a lot because I have more than ten people who loves me secretly so thank you very much for this and thank you so much for reading this letter because this is all for you guys of who had made this for other people

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      Daniel Long 4 weeks ago from All Over

      It sounds to me like you’ll have to be patient. If the guy’s not interested in dating, he’s not going to respond well to pressure. So just stay friendly. It might be a year or more before he feels mature enough to give it another try.

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      anonymous 4 weeks ago

      well i like this guy but some days hes saying stuff like i love you and being nice and playful and those days where he is just quiet. his friend who is a girl helps me to find more about him and he only has ever had 1 girlfriend and he hasn't dated anyone since they broke up which was last year. The girl who is talking to him for me (btw she is only mentioning me in conversations to see what he says she is not asking him out for me..thats weak.) she said that one of her other friends had a crush on him and he said he isn't into her and is not wanting to be in a relationship and this was a while ago not far. But its so hard to tell because she also said that when this guy talks to girls, but not like that she says that to the girl it feels like he likes her to but hes only being friendly. i'm losing hope and i have no idea if we can ever be a thing. i think he is only being friendly but thinking back of all the things he said to me i think he is kind of interested i guess.

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      Daniel Long 5 weeks ago from All Over

      If you are working together there should be lots of chances to talk and get to know each other a bit better. Of course there’s no guarantee that someone we have a crush on will feel the same way back, but we won’t know if we don’t try.

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      dunlizz 5 weeks ago

      We are working together in the same office

      And i love him i dont no how maybe the relationship will work out

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      Lizzie 5 weeks ago

      Nice approach thanks.

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      Daniel Long 6 weeks ago from All Over

      I'm not sure what's stopping you from approaching your crush, Jenner. Just start talking with him about something ... anything. That will make you more approachable.

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      Daniel Long 6 weeks ago from All Over

      Jerry, I think you might be mixing up the concepts of 'love' and 'like', If you're at school and you talk to him occasionally and he's happy, he probably likes you. Not the same thing as loving you but I don't think you can be expecting love just yet..

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      Jerry 6 weeks ago

      I have a guy friend in school I think he love me because of after month or days I talk him he will be happy that time and day and I think I do love him and he also

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      Daniel Long 6 weeks ago from All Over

      Jess, I don’t understand what you’re trying to say to me. Maybe you’d like to take a little longer to explain. Are you asking me a question?

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      Daniel Long 7 weeks ago from All Over

      You’re both 18 so you’re not really into the ‘adult’ stage of relationships that comes after being burned a few times and having your hearts broken. To be honest, you might be on the brink of your first big disappointment. But that’s okay, we all go through being broken hearted and live to face another day ... and fall in love again. So here’s what I think.

      To save face, don’t tell him there was no boyfriend. Just say it didn’t work out. When he asks why, say something like ‘If you really want to know, it’s because he wasn’t you. For some crazy reason, I just miss you all the time.’

      You’re in different colleges so that complicates things. Long distance relationships are really hard to maintain.

      I’ll be really surprised if he declares he feels the same, but he might. And if he doesn’t, I think however the conversation goes will be really good for you. You need to know how he feels one way or the other so you can move forward. If there’s no hope with him, you’ll be ready to get involved with another guy. And, believe it or not, you’ll probably have a much more loving and passionate relationship with a guy who didn’t know you as a child and simply sees you as an amazing woman who has walked into his life.

      This longtime friend of yours may become a trusted confidant in the future when you both have different partners.

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      Psst 7 weeks ago

      Me and this guy have been friends since middle school.. we're 18 now. We were inseparable. Then I moved to another city and then I realized I really loved him. The only one I ever miss is him. In school we helped each other get over breakups school tests friendship issues everything. When I told him he said he loved me only as a friend or "sister".

      I was heartbroken. This was 2 years ago. We used to fight a lot but now it's sorted because I told him I have a boyfriend. But I actually don't. It's just to make him chase me... My plan was to not talk to him for a few months so that he misses me. But I keep finding myself texting back, answering his calls, etc... I love only him.

      He has a crush in his college that he obsesses over. He doesn't want me as a girlfriend but whenever he is in trouble or depressed he talks only to me... He apologized for his behavior but he didn't say he loves me...

      How long should I wait before I tell him the truth? If I tell him I don't have a boyfriend he will think of me as desperate and needy and also that I can't get one cuz I'm not attractive... It's just that I'm waiting for him, being loyal.. not that I can't get a bf...

      What should I do?

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      Joy, you’re asking for trouble putting your contact details on a website for everyone to see. I deleted your posts and suggest you be more careful in the future. Please be aware of your personal safety.

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      Hi Alura. Why don’t you just tell him if you’re both free in the future it could be fun to see if you’d work out as a couple, but there’s no point even thinking about that until he clears up what’s going on with his current partner. That will give him hope, if that’s what he needs.

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      Alura 2 months ago

      There's this guy I know that has admitted to liking me, but still lives with an on and off girlfriend that he's struggling to leave because supposedly she's as bad as my ex husband was. I'd like to give him the benefit of the doubt, but I will say that he hasn't tried to do anything with me other than admit his feelings.

      I refuse to admit my own feelings till I know he's completely done with her. My biggest fear is what to do once he is done, if that happens. I've been in plenty of relationships, but I wouldn't know how to be in one with him because he's the longest, closest, male friendship I've ever had and at the same time, and we're deeply attracted to each other.

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      Mak, you could wait for a time when you’re both quiet but feeling good together, and ask him why it feels so comfortable. So right. Ask him if he thinks there’s a problem if you both actually discover you really enjoy each other. You might discover he already feels the same way.

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      MakJones 2 months ago

      Hi. I have a huge crush on this guy I've been sleeping with for the past week. He's a mutual friend and we've planned to hang out before, but just recently did so. He's everything I need and I had no idea he would be in my heart so fast. Problem is, he and I both share the 'I'm single' lifestyle, not necessarily looking for a relationship but not really erasing the idea either. We've expressed that we like each other, and we act like a couple does occasionally, but I can't understand the vibe he gives out. He makes me feel special, calls me beautiful and will even tickle me just so he can see my genuine smile. I want a relationship with him more than anything. I mean he's 24, I'm 23. We both own your own property. We both are unable to have children and are okay with that. We're both cancers and like anime. We have the same hobbies and same concepts while still maintaining individuality. I think we'd be perfect, and I've never been more willing to work on forming the best relationship for us. I was wanting to know, how would I likely be able to make a guy think of me as much as I think of him? How do I show him my feelings without coming off as clingy, desperate, or just lonely? Please help at your latest convenience.

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      Dagmawit 2 months ago

      Nice tips

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      Lidia 2 months ago

      I had casual sex with this guy but then we started to like each other. We live in different cities and our relationship is mostly by messages.

      The last messages have been cold. I know it is hard to keep a long distance relation but i like him a lot, it does not matter if we remain just friends.

      How can I make things work?

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      I think you’d have to ask a man who cheats on his wife, Helim. I’m not one of them and I never recommend it. I don’t trust or respect any man who cheats. If he’s no longer in love with his wife I believe he should leave her before getting involved with anyone else. To my way of thinking, that’s the right thing to do.

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      Helim 2 months ago

      Why do men stray? I have known so many men with a good wife and yet they cheated on their wife. Why is this so?

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      The guy obviously has compassion and a heart. You can’t build a relationship based on pity though. Laughter and fun are essential ingredients. When your sadness passes you should see how the two of you get on.

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      whyme 2 months ago

      when i talk to the guy i like he acts like im the only one he ever talks to. ive been very upset lately and i just found out today that when he sees me sad that it upsets him. and that he doesnt like seeing me like that. i was wondering if its because hes one of my closest friends or if its cause he cares for me more than that?

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      You’re welcome, Christine. Take your time talking with other guys and getting to know them. There’s someone perfect out there for you.

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      Christine 2 months ago

      Thank you Daniel...

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      Step back and look at the situation from a different perspective. She’s the one who is married to him. Do you really have to mess with someone else’s husband? One day you’ll be a wife. You want other girls trying to get your husband away from you? Seems to me you should be able to find a guy who knows how to be loyal. This guy clearly isn’t.

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      Daniel Long 2 months ago from All Over

      Christine, find a guy who is not a close relative. There’s all kinds of potential problems long term if you try having a love affair with someone who shares your gene pool. If you want to marry a guy and have healthy kids in the future, look for someone else.

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      Walk away from him, Bhavya. Do you really want to plan settling down with a guy who takes you for granted? He’s expecting you to hang around for three years before he makes up his mind. That’s crazy and cruel. Either you’ll find another guy or he’ll chase you because he sees how much he misses you. Either option has got to be better than where you’re at now. If you do nothing, you’re telling him it is okay to treat you badly. Not a good message to send if you’re looking for a long term relationship.

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      You say you are confused, and I get that. You also say you’ve dated ‘on and off’ for the past two years.

      If you’re still at a point where you don’t know how he feels, you’re with the wrong guy. It doesn’t seem to be working for you so I think you should make a break and be ready and available when your Mr Right comes along. You’ll have much more fun with him and feel much more loved.

      This current guy might make a good friend in the long term but I don’t see why you’d bother trying to hold onto him as a boyfriend. Be the one to break up with him and there should be no bitterness between you and your girlfriends. You get to hold your head high and watch them scramble over a guy who is no real use to you.

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      Bhavya 3 months ago

      Hey I'm maddly in love with a guy and I decide to settle with him in future. But the thing is before we could get into dating, we agreed we wouldn't fall for each other (without even knowing how dating is really like since it's my first time). The guy had a break up as his ex left him that has left an effect on him that he wouldn't want to commit in the next 3 years. This guy and me know each other well, our compatibility of perfect. But I don't know please help me I've fallen for him , he says I made up my mind in advance we wouldn't fall for each other.It's 6 months past we've been together. Please help me, I'm hurt and lost!

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      confused ?? 3 months ago

      my crush and I got to school together and we've dated off and on for the last 2 years and I dot know how he feels , like we'll hold hands but he always gives mixed signals , he knows how I feel but he also has multiple other people chasing him (more than half of them my backstabbing friends) and I don't want to betray my friends but they knew how I felt as well , I just don't know what to do

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      Hi Deborah. I think you should respect his commitment to his long term relationship. His integrity is obviously one of the things you like about him. I think you should ask him if he’ll help you find a nice man like him. Maybe one of his friends might be perfect for you. From day one don’t let them take you for granted. And if your friend is their friend, he’ll be setting them a good example.

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      Deborah 3 months ago

      i really liked your page ..im a lady who's been dating guys whom have been taking me for granted but I have this friend of mine who's a guy I often talk with bout everything he understands me well I like him very much n adore him cause he's different ..he feels hurt each time I breaks up with another guy m actually falling for him but he is in a long term relationship ...sometimes he tels m all his problem and even wishes I was the one he was dating but the unfortunate part is he's says he's commited to his lady ...donno wat to do

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      Cristina 3 months ago

      I read all the above....hmm actual thing is that I and he love each other but the problem is he not yet ready to be in a relationship.... And I definitely wait up for him... Hahaha and thanks for your support for the all couples, lovers etc love you ma'am /sir....

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      I have no idea how old you are, anon. A few more clues would be really helpful.

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      No, Treasure, I don’t think he loves you in the way that you want him to. He should be making an effort to do other things with you and to make you feel special. Sadly, I think he just loves the sex, so I suggest you dump him and find someone better. You’ll be much happier with the right guy.

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      an on ne mus 3 months ago

      there is this guy that i like and hes a twin. i really like him a lot. everyone tells me that it looks like he likes me but when we talk about it he says that hes still not over his ex. he compliments me in every way possible but this girl told me that he said he only liked me as a friend and that it looked like his brother was the one that liked me. what can i do to find out if he likes me even if hes still not over his ex. And what can i do to make him like me? thanks for reading

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      He’s probably guessed you’re the type to write love songs, don’t you think? Make sure you put a copyright notice on anything you write and get him to ‘acknowledge’ you wrote it. Email might help with that. You’re not ‘giving’ him your songs.

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      Diva Joseph 3 months ago

      I really like this guy in my grade. And I don’t think he likes me back, but we do hold eye contact, and he does laugh with me, and has touched me before, but also he’s very popular and I feel like I cannot speak to him, outside of SS. He started a band not to long ago and told me that it would be great if I could write songs for him but..... I’m not sure if I should bc I dunno what to write bc I’m only good at love songs and that would be so awkward!!!!

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      Christine, I’m not sure if you’re saying he’s a friend of your relative ... or if your friend is a relative ... or if he’s a ‘kind of’ friend. So please clear this up for me. What do you mean by your ‘relative friend’?

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      Christine 3 months ago

      I am in love with my relative friend.He always stares at me.He adores me or helps me in my problems .I am really sure that he loves me.But never says that he loves me...please tell me..what do I do .??.plz..Im begging you..

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      Daniel Long 3 months ago from All Over

      Sophie, I think you should say ‘call me when you get back’. Then keep your distance and wait and see what happens. If he misses you he’ll be trying to make a good impression first chance he gets. If he doesn’t chase you for another date, go back to the dating site.

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      Sophie 3 months ago

      I met a guy on a dating website. We went on a date which I thought, went really well. But he didn’t try to kiss me or anything, but said he’d like to see me again. We have been texting multiple times a day, and he has called me a few times. But the conversations feel like those in a friendship, and he has made no attempt to set a date to meet again. I proposed 2 dates, but he had family commitments on both, and now he is away on business for a week. It feels like very mixed signals from him. How do I know if he likes me?

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      That’s a shame, Houri. It sounds like he’s made up his mind. I think you should let go of the idea of being with him, and look for someone new. The best partner is one who absolutely adores you. That kind of partner is worth waiting for!

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      Houri 4 months ago

      I am in love with my friend I am 39 and he is 35. It seems like he is afraid of me. I told him about what I feel. he never said he love me he always says he apreciate me a lot that it. And he talk about tge right woman for him.

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      What is it about kissing that you hate? (And how old are you?) I don’t have much to go on here.

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      Margaret 4 months ago

      My boyfriend wants a kiss from me but I really hate it. What do I do?

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      Sakshi 4 months ago

      thanks sir

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      I don’t know how you described your past relationship to him ... It might help if you remind him that people all over the world have relationships that don’t work out, and then the lucky ones fall in love. Maybe you just say ‘I didn’t love him. I love you.’

      The big potential problem for you is if he treats you as though he doesn’t respect you. You don’t want to marry a man like that.

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      Sakshi 4 months ago

      I waited quite some time but I feel he is the right guy for me, he was ready initially the only problem I shared my past relationship with him ...can u suggest me something what can help me to get him agree and make sure it won't create any problem in future.

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      Sakshi, if he rejected you, why would you want him back? Marriage to someone who doesn’t love you comes with lots of problems. It is better, I believe, to wait for the man who worships you.

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      farthima 4 months ago

      thanks for good ideas

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      Dumb to be falling for a married man. Who needs the hassle? Everyone knows it will end up being a disaster.

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      Hard to tell, Diana, but maybe stop ‘pretending’ and be more honest and sincere around him. See how he responds.

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      Diana 4 months ago

      I am a girl fist of all . The guy ..... I have noticed him staring at me a lot of times even when I am crying he doesn t back up when I see him eventually I pretent that I was just glancing around. I do notice that he is popular with other girls but he once showed his vines script to me he said that he has only shown that to me and his two best friends. He jokes with other girls too. But he makes more perv jokes with me because I have a weird sense of humor . He doesn't really come near me to talk to me specially but (he sits near me) but if we are a bit near a big conversation ensues. I have a reputation to be a tomboy. Does he like me ? Or is it general?

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      Daniel Long 4 months ago from All Over

      I think most people fall in love ‘by accident’. Lol. Sometimes, though, we feel the need to help things along!

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      I’m not sure you should use the expression ‘wants’ her, friend. That’s probably crossing the line of being helpful. You could ask him, ‘So when are you going to ask her out? You both seem to get on SO well.’ That might move things along.

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      I like the guy, anon. I think you should definitely date him! Lol.

      Let me know how it works out with your friend. If she suddenly feels like the matchmaker or not.

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      It does sound a bit creepy, H. Anyone who stares and stalks is creepy, unless you like them back in which case it can be encouraging.

      I think you should try and ignore her. Your other option is to walk straight up to her and say, ‘Why are you asking questions about me? I don’t like it, so please stop it.’ That should make your position clear.

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      a friend 5 months ago

      My good friend is very insecure and doesn't believe that this guy likes her back. He has written her a poem and then a letter but she still doesn't believe it. He has told her deep secrets about his family, they text for 5-7 hours per day, and he said she's the best friend he's ever had and she's STILL hesitant. What do I do?? I want to help her realize and I could also go up to the guy (I see him, he's in a few of my classes) and tell him to straight up confess if he wants her. I love her so much and want her to know that she's worthy of this guy's attention. What should I do?

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      anon 5 months ago

      Thank you sm!! I asked him and he agreed, he'd noticed her odd behavior as well. He was going to ask me what to do about it but I asked him first. :)

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      5 months ago

      I don’t like her in the way she could possibly like me, however, I just want to figure out what the deal is, to put my boundaries, sorry for the confusion

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      Wow, what a dilemma, anon. I’m thinking you could sit her down and say, ‘We need to talk’

      Or you could sit down with him and say, ‘If you are serious about dating me, I need you to tell (my friend), because she suddenly seems to have a crush on you. And I don’t want to be the one to spoil her fun. So could you please approach her and tell her you want to ask me out, like you’re asking her advice?’

      I think that might be best because you and the guy are already good friends. He should understand your difficult position.

      If he does a good job of it, I’m pretty sure you’re going to warm to him even more. Plus you’ll be able to date him without your friend blaming you. Hopefully she’ll ‘take ownership’ of your blossoming relationship as though she’s a matchmaker.

      Of course it might not work out so well and she might be green with envy, but the way things are going, your friendship looks rocky anyway.

      I think you should date the guy and see if it works out for you.

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      I’m not sure if you’re saying you like her, or you want her to leave you alone, H. ?

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      anon 5 months ago

      I feel so placed in a box lmao but I have this huge high school drama that I wish I could leave. My friend has an obsession crush over my best guy friend and he's all she talks about. On someone else's snapchat streaks with a pic of the two of us, she showed me the picture again with me cropped out of the picture. She's a great friend otherwise but right now she's driving me crazy. If I hear her say his name one more time I will actually sprint out of the room. The huge thing about this is that I had a huge crush on him on the beginning of the year and hoped that he liked me too but I couldn't tell. He has a lot of female friends but I don't know if they initiate things with him or what... then I finally got over him but of course as soon as that happened he told me he likes me. I was super excited of course but then all my emotions got confused and we started texting even more. He says his mom approves of me but I've never met her? idk. I told my mom but she thinks that I rejected him when he told me he likes me... except I didn't. I led him on hoping that feelings would come back which I know is awful but I couldn't help it, it was so exciting. I honestly have no idea what I think now. He's so sweet and said he would date me but doesn't know how, and I have no idea what to do with my life. The friend who likes him has no idea. Should I tell her, should I ask the guy to tell her, or should another mutual friend tell her that he likes me not her? I'm just so done with my life right now lol

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      H. 5 months ago

      I go to an all girls highschool, in a very homophobic community. However, I think it’s very likely that this one girl in particular likes me, although we never talked, and we don’t even share the same year, but her actions, and body language are very confusing, she tries to find information about me, and she’s always staring at me, I also bump into her way too often for it to be inconsident.

      I know this article is about men, but I hope you can help, because it is getting extremely confusing.

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      What do you think you should do, Caroline? What are your options?

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      Caroline 5 months ago

      My friends told me that the guy i like liked me back. I was scared to tell him anything so he decided to ask someone else out. Now we said we like each other recently and we text and talk everyday, but it feels wrong because he is with someone else, but we like each other. What do i do?

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      It doesn't sound like he likes you the way you want him to, LLRS, but that's not the end of the world. Personally I don't think you should 'wait' or 'confess' again because he already knows you like him and he could ask you out if he wanted to. Who knows, maybe when he's older, he might. But let it be a pleasant surprise if he ever decides to ask you out, don't bother waiting for him.

      The trouble with being obsessed about one person is that it blinds you from seeing other nice people around you. So how will you spot another guy who might be interested in you? Or someone who is actually more suited to you?

      I think your Christmas present to yourself should be letting go of putting all your hopes on that guy. There must be lots of activities available to you at college. Next year I think you should branch out and get involved in other things, and start making new friends and contacts. One of them might be just perfect for you!

      Let's be honest, there's no point setting yourself up for another disappointing year chasing a guy who has obviously been a good 'friend' but doesn't seem to be interested in taking it further. Start the new year willing to meet a new guy.

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      LLRS 5 months ago

      I really need help on this. I'm actually 24 this year and I just started college in January. I met this guy who is a lot younger than me which at first I thought that we were pure best friends. We could chat for the whole day during and after class every single day. In first semester I tried to confess but was rejected, i guess because our relationship wasn't that strong yet. I actually tot that there weren't any hopes left, so I TRIED to change my target into someone else but failed. I would keep on thinking of him every single day and want to see him every day. Now that it's already the end of third semester and Christmas is near. My friends advice to either wait or confess again. BUT I'm afraid that I would get rejected again. I'm not confident enough to confess again and I don't know if I'm suitable for him or not and I don't know how does he feels towards me. A few days ago after meeting him, it feels like he is trying to avoid me. He doesn't find me in whatsapp or snapchat or other social media's. This has been keeping me worried. My friends told me that he might need some time to think about it. This is making me even more worried and even more less confident. We are going to celebrate Christmas this coming thursday. I don't know what will happen... Do you think he likes me?

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      And often men are guilty of forgetting too, Mystee. We all just do the best we can, I guess.

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      Mystee Crockett 5 months ago from Everywhere You Want To Be

      Great suggestions. Every one of these tips is true. Women sometimes forget that they need to act interested, take care of their appearance, and not talk so much.

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      McKenzie, I can't figure out what you mean when you say the boy you like a lot plays with your heart. So I have no suggestions about what to do. You'd have to paint a clearer picture of the situation before I could even guess.

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      Thanks for the trouble you went to with your explanation, Unknown. That obviously took quite a bit of time and effort.

      Here's my thoughts, and I'm always honest. I understand this all seems huge at the moment, but you and your friend are going to change as you grow up. And I'm thinking you're likely to make new friends in middle school and beyond.

      Does he still like you? Yes, he probably does. But liking someone (even liking someone a lot) is hardly reason to get too stressed. Believe me, 'love' is yet to come. Liking a boy for 3 years is liking a boy for 3 years. That's all.

      Don't be in too much of a hurry to get caught up in the whole boyfriend/girlfriend turmoil. I think you'll be more happy in the long term if you allow yourself to just concentrate on study and having fun in middle school, and see how you feel about that boy (and any other boys) in a few years when you're older.

      Kids put pressure on each other to date and say they're 'in love' because it all seems so grown-up. But, fact is, kids your age are not grown-up yet. So I think you should resist the peer pressure.

      Love will hit you like a sledge-hammer when you're older, and there will be no mistaking it. And you'll be old enough to actually enjoy and appreciate the whole experience ... without being embarrassed about what you did when you were a kid.

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      Unknown 5 months ago

      I fell in love with my friend. My older brother is friends with his older sister and us 4 and other friends of my brother used to go to the pool during summer. Thats where I met him. He used to go to the same school as me but he moved to 7th grade and I'm still in 6th grade bc he is one year older then me. So last year he found out I had a crush on him during the winter time but at that time he had a girlfriend. But he broke up with her bc he liked me and he asked me out during spring time. But we only went out for a week bc he broke up with me bc my friends were talking shit about his ex and they had remained friends but he thought it was me. And I told him it wasn't and I had told my friends to stop saying bad things about her before we went out. And then he said he just couldn't bc he was going through a lot of things and that he couldn't handle a relationship. So I pretended that I was still friends with the girls who were talking shit about his ex bc I didn't want to give him a hard time. And the 2nd to last day of school he hugged me while walking back to class. And my bff had stayed back with his friends had stayed behind to give both of us some space and my bff said that when he went back with his friends he had said he was gonna carry me but he couldn't bc I was walking. And then the last day of he came up to me amd he said he just wanted to say goodbye bc it be the last time that we would ever see each other again. So yeah we said goodbye and then his best friend asked me what would I do if he carried me and I said he wouldn't he doesn't even like me. And he said yes he does he only broke up with you bc he didn't want to break your heart when he had to leave for middle school and bc he needed time. And then I walked away bc I got sad and mad. And when we were in a relationship we talked through Instagram but I deleted it bc my parents didn't want me to have it anymore. So there was no way to contact him. And during the summer break I was walking through a shoes section at target and he was too. He saw me bc when I looked up he was looking at me but he pretended like he didn't see me and got red. And I didn't say anything either bc I couldn't get a word out. And that's the last time I saw him. But next year I am gonna see him bc I'm going to the same middle school that he is going to. Oh and also one day I saw one of his friends and he said that Jorge wonders if I will want to get back with him next year when we are at the same school again and I was like your joking right now and he said no I'm not but I couldn't answer him bc he had to go bc hus parents were there. And I know you probably think that I'm confused with my feelings but I have liked him for 3 years now and I'm sure that's love. Plz help me with this. Do you think he still likes me ??

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      Cheryl, I don't know you and I don't know the guy so feel free to dismiss my suggestion as absurd if you think it is. But to be honest with you, my first thought is that the guy might be secretly gay and somehow feeling under pressure to show he has a girl in his life. You'd be safe to introduce to everyone because he's already told you he's not interested in a real relationship.

      Has he ever had an active relationship with a girl in the 3 years you've known him?

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      cheryl 5 months ago

      hi have known this guy for 3 years now, i really like him but i did tell him how i felt, he said he likes me as just a friend, we drifted away from each other and about a month ago we started talking again he takes me everywhere i met his work colleges and his brother and sister which id confusing me why is he taking me to meet everyone and just wants to be friends

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      Good on you for asking him if you are wasting your time, Gracie. If he said 'Something might happen' it could be he's trying to get brave enough to ask you out.

      You could wait a while and see if he makes some kind of move or gesture (especially with Christmas and New Year coming up). Or you could invite him to go somewhere with you, and save him from the problem of figuring out how to ask you.

      If nothing has happened by early next year, it seems fair for you to move on and look for another guy.

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      gracie 5 months ago

      we good friends i asked am i wasting my time and he said no something might happen. ughhhh what does he mean . he stares, jokes, tries to impress, shares , and all signs

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      Daniel Long 5 months ago from All Over

      If he doesn't want a relationship, Elizabeth, you're best to move on. If you really are best friends and love each other, your friendship should survive even if you start dating someone new.

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      Elizabeth 5 months ago

      We are bestfriends and love each other but he does`nt want a relationship.

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      Daniel Long 6 months ago from All Over

      The right man is worth waiting for, mirriam. If you concentrate on personal growth and getting to know more people, the wait won't seem so long.

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      Daniel Long 6 months ago from All Over

      Siddy, how can I help you when I don't know how he's confusing you? You'll need to tell me more if you want me to give you any ideas.

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      Siddy 6 months ago

      Hi I love a guy madly pls help me he is confusing me a lot

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      Emily 6 months ago

      hope this works I love him alot!

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      Daniel Long 6 months ago from All Over

      Just be natural and friendly. He might be a potential boyfriend in 5 years or more. You're right, at the moment you are way too young to be stressing about boyfriends. Water pistols are way more fun!

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      NOPE this was random 6 months ago

      I'm 11 I know too young! But I like this guy. We have all the same classes but 2 I chose band and chorus. We do sit next to each other in 1 class,any I don't think he likes me I wish

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      Daniel Long 6 months ago from All Over

      To the girl says she's in love but doesn't know what to say, I'm not convinced you're really in love. How can you be in love with someone you don't talk to? You don't even know him yet.

      If you are to have any relationship, you'll have to start talking. Ask him questions to learn more about him.

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      Hi 6 months ago

      I’m inlove without some one an he likes me back I just don’t know what to say

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      Hiba 7 months ago

      I’m in love with same one

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