I Am Not Ready For a Relationship

(Could you risk the loneliness if you weren't ready?) 106 People

    After my last GF dumped me I feel like

    something inside me broke. I've always been the shy kind of guy but lately I've been more shy and prone to avoid social interaction. I don't feel sad about breaking up anymore but lately I started to simply not stand people I guess that makes me kind of a jerk but I prefer to...
    ChubbyFox ChubbyFox
    22-25, M
    Jun 1, 2015

    Never thought I'd post here.

    Hurray for insight, recovery and healing ! I had an "aha" moment today as I started feeling all *this*...just a sense of not feeling ready ...like I am four years away from the olympics and I'm still in training camp. I have been feeling "stuck" for awhile...trying to get past...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire
    41-45, M
    Mar 19

    .. I was proposed.. by person I know long time

    and care a lot... but i am afraid.. i do not know if i am ready.. for such commitment.. i still want to travel and do things by myself... but i can not hurt that person... will i be a runnaway bride..?
    caramellacrisby caramellacrisby
    22-25, F
    Jan 6, 2015

    Hi. I'm Austin. It's been awhile

    since my last relationship. I think I'm ready to hope back on the dating train. Message me, guys only. (I'm gay) I'm from Harrison county WV. I'm 14 going on 15. So message me :)
    AustinLol69 AustinLol69
    16-17, M
    1 Response Oct 7, 2014

    I know I'm not ready

    but I want one. I've already had people ask me to be in one but I know I'm not ready. I'm too young,too immature,too scared,and too cautious to dive right in. Most boys drop me like a rock when they find out my relationship status.it sucks.Well if they really liked me they...
    redroseofgrace redroseofgrace
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 24, 2014

    I Want A Relationship

    But I know that I am not ready.  I am too damaged to be in a healthy relationship with someone. I first need to fix myself before I get in a relationship.  I need to be more independent.  Plus the person that I want to be in a relationship with isnt ready either...
    nitid nitid
    16-17, F
    Dec 16, 2010

    I'm still clinging onto "what ifs".

    . I thought I was ready but I'm not..
    deleted deleted
    May 9, 2014

    Right now, again, love

    for the third time in less than 365 days? This is what I want, but no it isn't. Love changes me. Maybe it makes me happier and maybe it can sometimes be a good thing, but in the end I'm just going to get crushed again and right after it takes over my life once more. Right now I...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 21, 2014

    I seriously wouldn't know what to do to be

    quite honest xD I think I'm to emotionally attached to my fridge, Xbox and to music! If it was a irl relationship thing I would just want to hug all the time and play xbox or PS3 with them! And internet relationships never last because I'm to awkward to say anything and I...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 31, 2015

    The thoughts are just like,

    "what am i going to do in a relationship? If I were in one,, it would be totally unfair to my girlfriend because I would be so bad at it.. I don't know how to commit, and I can be a bit slightly annoying. I don't have much words to say, I don't want to be her burden"
    DoorMattress DoorMattress
    16-17, M
    May 31, 2015

    This person in particular make me feel like no

    matter what I do, I will never be good enough for her affection. I think that both of our past relationships have led us to not know how to love anymore. It's gotten to the point where I don't think I belong with anyone and I'm a lost cause. Now I'm not talking to her because I...
    WaNd3ReR WaNd3ReR
    18-21, F
    Dec 30, 2015

    So there's this guy I'm dating that's unlike

    most guys I've dated in the past. He actually fancies me! How do I know this? He didn't invite me to his house on the first and second date.. Apart from that he seems really genuine, funny, dark, handsome except for the tall bit but we are the same height,at least he isn't...
    Mama86 Mama86
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2014

    Sometimes I have that moment

    when I think to myself, "It would be nice to be in a relationship eventually" and I think about it for a good minute or two and then ask myself "Oh my God what are you thinking? Like you could handle an adult relationship".
    explainit2me explainit2me
    26-30, F
    Sep 22, 2014

    The Truth Stinks

    The Truth is I don't think I am ready for a relationship. I thought I was, but maybe I'm not. I have had a few "kiddy relationships" and a few very close calls, but not actually a true relationship. I had a rough childhood, however I found that as time went by, things got better...
    Hillsview Hillsview
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2013

    I'm only 13 and quite a few people have asked

    me " the question". I've even been asked to be married!?!?! Unless I find the one, I dont think I'm ready for relationships just yet... Still open for chats though ;)
    deleted deleted
    Apr 15, 2015

    I wouldn't wish myself on anyone.

    I have nothing to give.
    DiveIntervention DiveIntervention
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2014

    to all those women who have been hurt by

    seemingly uninterested guys who led them along i am hear to tell u that im in the same head space now. I do not want to date, i do not want a relationship...that said if an attractive man that i was interested in was to come along i would behave as every other selfish bastard...
    barbiexoxogirl barbiexoxogirl
    Apr 24, 2014
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