We all know that girl- the one who always keeps her guard up. The one who can’t let anyone in. The one who isn’t easy to understand but the one who isn’t easy to let go of either! She does want to let you in. She does want you to understand her.

But she just doesn’t know how to make that happen. If you’ve been trying (and failing) to move past that unbreakable wall around her, then you’ve stumbled upon the right article.

Here are 5 things the girl who’s afraid of getting her heart broken really wants you to know:

  1. She isn’t used to getting so many compliments

It’s not like people have never complimented her before. It’s just that they haven’t complimented her in the way you do, with complete sincerity and love. Most, if not all, of the men in her past would give her backhanded compliments almost every time they spoke to her. The kind of lines that make you wonder whether you should feel happy or insulted about them.

“Wow, your stomach looks pretty small in this new dress.”

“I saw how you ate so less tonight. It’s a good start to start noticing when you need to lose some weight. Good job!”

So she’s extremely thankful for all those heartfelt “Good Morning, beautiful” texts and the extremely frequent “You look amazing” lines that you say to her face. Just know that she really appreciates them, but she just never felt that a woman like her could ever fit into the definition of beautiful. – Continue reading on next page