It’s easy to idealize what you want in a loving relationship.
Perhaps, you have built up expectations that are too high?
This conversation can be tricky, especially because there are so many factors involved — your careers, your beliefs, and your financial situations, to name a few.
You are emotionally ready to move on when you don’t constantly compare your new dates to your lost love.
Sometimes talking to friends and family can help you get over your ex-partner, but if you are still mourning the end of your relationship when you are searching for a new love, it may be time to seek some professional help.
“This ‘sliding not deciding’ is potentially damaging,” she said.
“It is a sign of settling and complacency, neither of which is good for long-term success.” By neglecting to acknowledge these issues upfront, Doares said that these couples are risking the health of their relationship in the long run.