Dating rejection advice
Be encouraging to their endeavors without micromanaging or trying to steer them toward something.
Be optimistic for the opportunities that arise without adding too much extra pressure.
Ex’s are also a common source of jealousy among partners.
I had no interest in seeing him, but I still had trouble figuring out how to communicate, definitively, that I’m not interested.
And, it bears reminding—we had only been on two dates to this point.
It’s not just me who has trouble with low-stakes cord-cutting.
On a small-scale personal note, nearly all the single people I polled about this had experienced similar situations. Why is it so difficult to do this seemingly simple thing?
If your partner is convinced that you’re going to be unfaithful on these trips or is jealous of you committing your time and attention to people who aren’t them, then you need to end this relationship immediately and without hesitation.