The best kinds of relationships have couples that are committed, honest, and thoughtful when it comes to their partners. On the other side of the coin, the worst kinds of relationships are filled with abuse, distrust, and toxicity.
Not all love stories are created equal. There is no singular love story that encompasses the narratives of all couples in the world. Each relationship will have its own unique qualities that make them special and worth fighting for. However, that doesn’t mean that there are common trends that successful relationships will actually share. For instance, the best kinds of relationships have couples that are committed, honest, and thoughtful when it comes to their partners. On the other side of the coin, the worst kinds of relationships are filled with abuse, distrust, and toxicity.
Generally speaking, there will be two kinds of relationships: good ones and bad ones. So how do you make sure that you fall under the good category and not the bad? There is no sure formula to it really. There are too many variables that go into whether relationships succeed or not. Sometimes, these variables are out of control.
However, there are some things that you can control. There are some steps that you can take to improve your chances of getting into a good relationship; a relationship that’s filled with happiness and love.
Here are 14 steps that you can take to get into a happy relationship:
1. Make a good first impression.
The first step is always one of the most important. Make sure that you make a good first impression because you don’t want to blow your chances right from the get-go. Just get your foot in the door by being charming, witty, and nice when you first meet.
2. Build a casual and comfortable friendship.
Start off as friends and get to know each other on that level. See if you have chemistry and whether or not you can tolerate being around each other.
3. Test the waters as a romantic couple by dating each other.
If you’re comfortable with being around each other as friends and want to take it to another level, then try going out on dates. You’re fairly certain that there’s chemistry and so you want to try making things a little more intimate by dating.
4. Introduce each other to one another’s friends.
Your friends are important to you. Your partner’s friends are important to him/her. Getting to know each other’s friends show that you’re willing to invest yourself in this relationship. You’re essentially adopting each other’s social circles. - Continue reading on the next page