If someone loves you, but you don't love them ... how should you deal with their obsession?
I must say you are very lucky to have that person. For most of us it is the other way round. Anyway, I think you should be honest with them, but treat them kindly. Also, never make them feel that you pity them, it can end up being really bitter.
Tell them that you appreciate all the great things about them, however you don't feel in your heart that they are right person for you, however you hope that they will find someone who can return the love they feel who will be deserving of all of their wonderful qualities.
Keep it positive but be matter of fact. Nothing is worse than being led on by someone who likes/respects you but doesn't return your feelings. Not having the heart to hurt someone can ultimately lead to you hurting them worse unintentionally. I've been on both sides of this coin in my life and it was a tough lesson.
You have to take a step back and let them get on with their life without you. You have to let them go so that they can eventually let go of you. Neither of you will be able to get on with your (love) lives until he/she has moved on.
Any contact will lead them on. First take Christin's advice, but then walk away (let them know you're doing it and why you have to).
There've been a few men in my life who I've had to leave behind because although I've loved them as friends, I haven't felt the same way as they have about me.
If he/she truly loves you then he/she'll let you go. and if you care about them you'll help them to do that.
Depends on the situation. Each person reacts differently to being dumped. They could take it nice and lie low or they could rise and backstab you. It all depends on the person.
Just be honest from the start as long as you are real about your feelings towards them then whatever happens after that is on the other person because they know how you really feel and if they still want to be obsessed despite how you feel then they are setting their own self for failure...........
I think the best thing is to ignore them completely and never give a chance to let them see you anywhere and anytime. This will be erased in their minds. Obsession is a mental disorder.
i think you should just let them have their fun while slowly creating a mutual feeling of weariness in the relationship. Eventually, it may wear off.
Just be honest on that person, and I think should go for a lie low conversation, well not saying that you have to ignore that person but should go for a lie low, he might be thinking that he's too special for you if you will entertain him more.
by PhoenixV 2 years ago
How Can You Tell If Someone Loves You?
by Cindy Murdoch 6 years ago
How can you know if someone truly loves you?What are the signs to look for - both for and against this scenario?
by Sunshine3131 7 years ago
How can you tell is someone loves you?Can something be felt within the heart? If so what does that feeling feel like?
by kind_heart 9 years ago
when do you feel that someone loves you?
by seriousnuts 3 months ago
Marry the one you love or the one who loves you?Would you rather marry the person you love but does not love you as much OR marry someone you don't love but is head over heels on you?
by HubPages 2 years ago
how to tell someone you love them
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|