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Greatest Errors in Dating

Updated on February 15, 2012

Dating Advice for Men

Dating right now can be tricky mainly because partners want much more from their relationships. Every individual is on the lookout for a partner who is going to be supportive both emotionally and mentally together while offering assistance in the physical. Millions of men and ladies worldwide are looking for a kindred to share lasting happiness, love and romance. The problem is, initially, lots of guys make mistakes which jeopardize the opportunity to find the best girl. Below are some of the greatest errors in dating which need to be avoided at all times.

Don't come on Too Strong Too Soon!
Don't come on Too Strong Too Soon! | Source

Too Heavy, Too Soon

Whatever you do, DO NOT tell her you are in love on your second date. Don’t tell her this on your third or even the tenth date for that matter. Some guys come on too powerful within the beginning. They connect with a gorgeous woman and believe they may be soul mates.

This rush to appreciate will instantaneously raise a red flag with her, indicating you have to be either pretty lonely, terribly insecure or simply want in her pants. In any case, loving her just before you have taken time to get to understand her can be a massive no- no. Even if you saw her in a dream once... hold off! Bear in mind; don’t give away YOUR heart so very easily. Consider, she could end up a crazy lunatic and the girl in your dreams could be the girl next door. Don’t rush it. If your feelings for the date are strong, do not let her know immediately. Although you should be open, it also helps to keep her guessing.

Passion more than Foreplay

This is surely up there on the greatest errors in dating list. Although females are becoming confident and open about their attraction lately; it can be nonetheless a good idea to keep it old fashioned. Courting, whilst not a modern term is a proven method to make sure you happen to be dating appropriately. It also slows down the intimacy so you might be appropriately targeting females who might be genuine candidates for a lengthy relationship.

Guys, no matter how strong she comes on, remind her she can be a lady. “Court” her accordingly and she won't have the ability to quit considering you. Most guys make the mistake of going too far, too swiftly. Once all the lights are on, the mystery has faded before it began. It's a myth that you will know if she’s the perfect match according to her performance in bed. You may not preserve an interest in her as an individual if you have crossed this line too early. You can also jeopardize what may possibly be a perfect compatibility by moving too fast. Here’s a fantastic old fashioned guide to keep the physicality slow and interesting.

Date one: Hug or peck on the cheek.
Date two: Exact same
Date three: Hold hands, soft kiss on the lips.
Date four: Short open kiss
Date five: Longer far more intense kiss
Date six: Meet the parents possibly?
Date 7 or 20: Maybe it is time for much more or perhaps you are going to wait the extended haul. Talk about it with her and plan the special moment.

Put it this way guys, any girl who can endure you for any length of time must be worth it right? Besides, she will likely be impressed with your strong willpower and this can instill the comfort that possibly you happen to be a person she can trust.

Become Friends First
Become Friends First | Source

Lovers prior to Friends

Ladies are usually insulted when guys treat them like objects. Roving and looking her over like a shiny, new toy is in all probability not an awesome notion. Most ladies prefer understanding a person prior to becoming intimate. Whilst it really is okay to give her your full focus by telling her she is appealing, do not go too far. Showing her that you are additionally considering who she is will set her at ease as most girls need to be admired from the inside too.

Be a buddy; find out about her to begin with prior to expressing in detail your interest in her physically. Don’t give her a long diatribe on the fantasies you would like to play out with her. Developing a friendship to begin with, often results in significantly far more passion later.

Don't be a frog Prince, be a REAL prince!


Prince Charming Becomes a Frog

One of many blunders in dating is a tendency to pretend you are an someone else. Although yes, you should be on your finest behavior; charming, romantic and all that; what you shouldn’t do is promote your self as a facade. Should you be a great actor and think you are able to pull off Johnny Depp but are essentially a closet geek you happen to be setting your self up for failure. You're intentionally attracting women who will not be compatible for long term relationships. By arriving in a borrowed Jaguar and treating her to an extravagant evening whilst discussing your fictitious PHD, you are in essence blowing an chance to date her once again. Ultimately she will eventually realize you're only a frog and feel betrayed. Be yourself, you will be surprised at the large number of females are trying to find guys who can basically share their real selves, no matter their accomplishments.

It is correct, girls are complicated creatures but do not let this overwhelm your dating experiences. When you study the dynamics among guys and females, you can grow to be an expert and keep away from the biggest errors in dating. So, before your next outing with her, take a deep breath, be your self and focus on the inside out.

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    • dagny roth profile image

      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      Hi Ashlee...thanks for responding. Interesting. Perhaps I am more old fashioned then I thought. I think you can however date slowly without a lot of physical intimacy without using someone. I appreciate the feedback!

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      ashleeosborn 6 years ago

      I don't think it's necessary to go THAT slow. A goodbye kiss on the first date is perfectly acceptable, at least to me.

      I agree with Kurt, there are a lot of women out there that will take advantage of men. Personally, if I'm dating a guy and I don't kiss him within the first couple dates, I'm using him. It may sound terrible, but I'm just being honest.

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      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      Thanks for the comment Dame! I was beginning to think I was alone on this one!

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      Dame Scribe 6 years ago from Canada

      I would be very leery of any guy who thinks his $$ will impress me. A guy has to have sex appeal next to his charm and good manners. If I'm feeling that he's 'working' me or on a ego trip, to get laid, well, adio's. A guy has to be able to trek into emotional intimacy and be comfortable before thoughts of a long term relationship enter my mind. Great article!

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      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      I am just saying you should be friends first and then become least that is ideal. If you are not dating to get to know someone (develop a friendship) you are simply dating to find someone sexually compatible. I understand SOME women take advantage but I don't know about "many" big city or not. Regardless, perhaps you have been burned and now have a jaded view of the female intention. That we are users who don't work hard to please you.

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      KurtSt 6 years ago

      dagny roth, if a woman does not want to kiss a man until the fourth date or later, then she should pay her portion of any dates. Only a completely desperate man would pay for date after date while getting absolutely nothing in return from the woman.

      You need to realize that many attractive women, particularly those living in big cities, date multiple men at once and totally play the field. Given this knowledge of how many women behave, men need to be careful to avoid being taken advantage of by women. There are women who will go out with guys they don't even like simply because they are bored and the guys are paying for the dates. A woman needs to show a man that she actually does find him attractive and failing to kiss a man until the fourth date or later isn't going to do the trick.

      No man wants to be the chump who is paying for dates and getting nothing in return from a woman who is hooking up with some other guy on the side.

      The primary focus of dating is not to simply make friends, but it is to find a romantic partner and possibly a marriage partner. I certainly wouldn't spend my money on a possible "friend" whom I have just met, so women shouldn't view it that way.

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      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      Hi Kurt...I appreciate your opinion and understand what you are saying but how do you develope a friendship with a woman if you have sexual expectations? Also, a woman puts forth more effort than you think simply maintaining an appearance and looking her best for you. And I don't think it should always be up to the guy to pay for the dates. In fact I think many "modern" women prefer to help pay to avoid the exact obligation you are referring to....

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      KurtSt 6 years ago

      No, I am saying that if a man is exerting that much effort and getting little in return, he is wasting his time because he is doing all of the work and the woman has done nothing to show she is deserving of it. In reality, few modern women even respect a man who would exert this kind of effort and would assume something was wrong with him or that he is desperate because women know that most women don't require nearly this much effort.

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      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      So perhaps you are saying Chivalry must be dead? Or are you suggesting a woman owes you for the (lot) of money you are spending on her? Wouldn't that be a prostitute? Just sayin' lol

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      KurtSt 6 years ago

      Dangy, yes, but the man will likely have spent a lot of money and exerted a substantial amount of effort on a woman to prove his worth, whereas she has done absolutely nothing to prove her worth to the man! That is not a good dynamic for the man.

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      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      Hi Kurt! Well you may be right but trust me, the guy who does will have turned the heat way up and it will be an amazing kiss in the end!

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      KurtSt 6 years ago

      This is entirely unrealistic! No man, unless he is incredibly desperate, is going to pay for four dates before even getting a good kiss!!! Most men will give up and assume that a woman isn't interested if there hasn't been a good kiss by at least the second date and with good reason.

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      dagny roth 6 years ago from Neverland

      LoL! Thanks Alisha! Hopefully guys will read it and share their input!

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      alisha4u 6 years ago from New Delhi, India

      This is a Nice Hub. Great Tips (for Guys). Being a Girl, I would now always have an idea, what a Guy wants.... :-)


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