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Old 01-25-2012, 04:16 PM
 
Location: Fort Worth, TX
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I can't think of a reasonable man alive who wouldn't like a woman pursuing him. Not in a Glenn Close boiling-a-bunny way, but initiating contact, flirting, giving him a sign that she's attracted to him, are all very welcome to most men. A lot of guys don't like that "long walk back" after being rejected, whether it's in person or online, and it's not always easy to get a read on a woman to determine if you're setting yourself up for rejection or if you've got an honest chance. Then there are guys like me who need a ton of bricks to land on their head before they realize that a woman is interested in them. They can be the most frustrating to a girl who is trying to be subtle with her hints.
This. Drop us a hint. A real one, not some subtle body language nuance that only the rain man would notice.
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Old 01-25-2012, 08:02 PM
 
Location: The western periphery of Terra Australis
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I kinda like the idea of being stalked, until it gets dangerous/serious. Like kinda good-natured stalking, just love...and if I turn her down, no murderous feelings of revenge, lol.
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Old 01-25-2012, 08:03 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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they change their mind really quick to 'no' if the woman is ugly. then they don't like it.
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Old 01-25-2012, 08:40 PM
 
Location: University City, Philadelphia
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When I am being pursued, I find it very flattering and a boost to my ego.

I have no objection to be being pursued.
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Old 01-27-2012, 12:23 AM
 
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I'd rather be pursued. I'm way too shy to approach women.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:50 AM
 
Location: Everybody is going to hurt you, you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for-B Marley
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Being a single woman and a little on the shy side, I have seen that some guys prefer women who are openly flirty with them who pursue the guys, and the funny thing is at the end, these women get the guys... and the nice, old school, traditional girls wait for the man to pursue them , dont get pursued and are still waiting for real men to show up....Guys...please tell me...do you feel that a man should pursue the woman, or is it more attractive if the woman pursues you????
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Not necessarily. I was always shy and reserved--on the surface--and never had any shortage of men approaching me, not even now, at 54. It all depends. On what, I have no idea.
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Old 01-27-2012, 09:44 AM
 
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they change their mind really quick to 'no' if the woman is ugly. then they don't like it.
Women dont like being pursued by ugly guys either
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Old 01-27-2012, 11:28 AM
 
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they change their mind really quick to 'no' if the woman is ugly. then they don't like it.
A woman can change her mind quick if the guy is ugly, is poor, doesn't have a car, is shorter than her, lives with the parents, and the long list goes on and on.
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Old 01-27-2012, 11:54 AM
 
Location: Greenbelt, MD
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You guys like it unless you don't find the woman attractive....? What then?

How do you handle a lady who shows she likes you when you either don't or just want to be friends?
The same way men handle it?
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Old 01-27-2012, 11:59 AM
 
Location: Greenbelt, MD
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what about the ones that seem interested, persue you, tell you they like you in a romantic way, then shut down and run away when you persue back?
After further getting to know the person it is likely the chemistry is just not there. That or something else isn't right.

It works both ways and people have the right to change their minds.
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