Start Dating an old family friend

Dating an old family friend

Fast forward a few months, and the family friend let it slip that the guy was just dumped by a girl he’d been dating for months.

Men want a woman who needs them and asks things of them, Davis adds.

So if you ever feel like you’re bending to his every will and aren’t getting as much out of the relationship as he is, reevaluate things.

These miles tend to happen around the three-month point, so use them to see how strong your relationship is, Coffey suggests.

If one of you is ready to meet the parents or take a short trip together and the other isn’t, that’s a good indication that you’re not on the same page and this might not work out, she says.

While this guy was extreme, try not to be so hard on others with selfies or one odd photo—they might have potential, she adds.

Her take: “I was set up with a family friend, and we really hit it off.

It’s also easy to build up a fantasy of what someone is like when you’re long distance.