The five stages of dating
He’ll feel pressured, and you’ll miss out on the amazing feeling that comes from a man naturally wanting to secure things with you.
This is also where you become acutely aware of yourself and your own image – buying new clothes, double-checking your Facebook photos, etc.
He sees you as a woman who doesn’t simply have an agenda to be in a committed relationship, but rather as a woman who genuinely wants to be in a relationship with him.
Understanding emotional attraction and how it works is absolutely critical if you want to create a connected, lasting relationship with a man.
If you’re both enjoying your time together, he treats you well, and you’re feeling good about the relationship in general, resist the urge to think too far ahead.
The trick in this stage is to take the pressure off the future and enjoy getting to know him, while also being clear that you are evaluating your future together: “I’m happy with you and I want to keep dating, but the future’s important to me, too.
Chances are you’re in one of the five stages of love, as revealed today by e Harmony psychologist Dr Linda Papadopoulos.