22. Avoid Taking Things Literally


Texts and emails are so convenient and fun but, they can also be easily misconstrued. If you receive a text from him that seems a little off, try not to take it personally. He could be kidding around and it didn't translate well through text message or maybe it just came out wrong. Give him the benefit of the doubt and save the serious conversations for face-to-face interactions.

Give Yourself Time to Cool off


Heather Jensen
Hi Mel! I don't think the advice was necessarily childish, but it was definitely designed for someone a little younger. As far as making yourself available, sometimes it's fun to say you are doing something when you are actually at home -- it leaves him wondering. :)
This is awesome :))
Haylin Huang
I feel like this article is teaching a girl how to impress a guy temporarily rather than make the guy she's texting like her back. I tell my guy when I'm on my period, I don't lie at all--I don't find...
Great article! Making notes in my little black book for sure
Really needed this!
Barbie Brown
While I agree with some of these, and have done some of them and they work (like playing hard to get), if you have to play games all the time with a guy it's time to move on.
Natasha D'souza
I agree with marina it's not a bad thing to tell a guy you've got your period and that you aren't feeling good. But it definitely is to lie to him. Not all men think about sex all the time. If your al...
Jo Kloepping
It's gross to think that a guy wants to think that I'm an exception and I don't get my period. Why are women's bodies so gross to men? Boys don't have to hide the fact that they get erections or anyth...
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