Dating someone who works all the time
He uses his humor and intelligence as a defense mechanism against really being known.
I also saw how he used his concrete markers of success not only to impress others into loving and respecting him, but also as protection against being exposed and recognized as his essential self, stripped down and raw.
You deserve a fcking phone call.” ― Greg Behrendt “I'm about to make a wild, extreme and severe relationship rule: the word busy is a load of crap and is most often used by assholes. Ron made a noise that might have indicated jubilation or disgust, it was hard to tell."Because she was crying," Harry continued heavily."Oh," said Ron, his smile faded slightly. ""Dunno," said Harry, who hadn't considered this, and immediately felt rather worried.
The word "busy" is the relationship Weapon of Mass Destruction.
Don’t be with someone who doesn’t do what they say they’re going to do.
Now it’s been two days and I’ve heard nothing from him.
I really like this guy and feel there’s a connection, but I’m afraid that if I pursue this I’m going to end up being the rebound no matter what I do.
It seems like a good excuse, but in fact in every silo you uncover, all you're going to find is a man who didn't care enough to call.
Remember men are never to busy to get what they want.” ― Greg Behrendt “I wondered what happened when you offered yourself to someone, and they opened you, only to discover you were not the gift they expected and they had to smile and nod and say thank you all the same.” ― Jodi Picoult, “Well?