A guy blocked me on all his social media accounts except one. I don't know who started ghosting who, but he never sent me a text for a week. A few months later, I asked him why, and he said he "just didn't want me to worry about him at all" & he "figured I was already talking to someone else." How do I stop myself from feeling bad and blaming myself for talking to other guys, or for not texting him first?

Answer

If he didn't text you for a week, and this was your first knowledge of absent communication, it sounds like he ghosted you first. But if you also accidentally ghosted him or forgot about him and didn't mean to, you can state this and briefly apologize. You do not have to blame yourself for talking to other guys. Unless you are in a relationship with someone, talking to more potential boyfriends is a good idea. This gives you a wider pool of dating material that helps you find the right person. Men should generally also text first or do the chasing, so I would not worry about your inaction unless you did not get back to him in a timely manner when he communicated with you.

Updated on June 16, 2020

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Ghosted? What to Do If He Stops Texting You Suddenly
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