Ask For Advice
Page 1 of 6 1234 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 53

Thread: Do men really feel absolutely zero emotional attachment after sex?

  1. #1
    alwaysmoving
    Silver Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    402
    Gender
    Female

    Do men really feel absolutely zero emotional attachment after sex?

    I'm curious to see what you guys have to say about this. I have been sleeping with the same guy for 6 months. We see each other very regularly, have sex every single time, and talk a lot. I stay the night every time and we tell stories, laugh, and stay up really late talking. He's respectful. He isn't my boyfriend however and we both consider ourselves single. If someone else asked me on a date and I thought I could be interested, I wouldn't hesitate to say yes. This guy and I have never gotten together outside of a bed except for the first time we met. It's kind of a strange situation I suppose, but it's very comfortable. The sex is awesome.

    I must admit though that I do feel attached to him and definitely look forward to seeing him. I would date him if he asked, but he's very open about the fact that he isn't wanting a relationship and he also goes out and meets new people all the time. Considering all the time we spend together though is it possible that he really has no emotional attachment to me whatsoever?

  2. #2
    blueidealist24
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    4,122
    Thanked
    99
    I can't see how he could have NO emotional attachment, but it seems like he just has enough to see you as some sort of friend.. no love or anything along those lines.

  3. #3
    capilot
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Silicon Valley
    Posts
    1,136
    Gender
    Male
    Thanked
    13
    Some men do. So do some women. I don't think it's very common.

    For all you know, he's posting the exact same question on some other forum right now.

  4. #4
    delicous
    Gold Member delicous's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    2,490
    Thanked
    11
    Best advise I can give is to not be available every time.. I know its hard to not be available whenever he calls and wants to see you, but promise this will help you...And you don't have to actually make yourself busy, give yourself some time away from eachother. Lounge by youself at your place, go out with your girls still...

    I have a lot of things I wish I did differently in my situation which would of changed our relationship and made our love grow...but instead I made myself available all of the time. And now its like "I drive over to his place more often then he comes to mine" "he is very slow to answer his calls from me or text" and he just, possible is "losing interest." I think the worse part about it is, I continue to stay with him thin,king he will wake up.

    Don't let it get to this place...its not a good feeling, believe me.
    Last edited by delicous; 11-02-2011 at 11:23 PM.

  5. #5
    meoww
    Platinum Member meoww's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    I be where the cash be
    Posts
    1,384
    Gender
    Female
    Thanked
    40
    I'm a woman--but I can be intimate with people, enjoy myself and not desire a relationship. I think it depends on where you are at in life, not necessarily a gender thing.

    By the way, I suggest not playing any games, hard to get, or otherwise. People do what they want most of the time, the games might extend the shelf life of a relationship but that's not what it takes to maintain one in the long run. I think the best you can do is seek a partner who wants what you want too! best

  6. #6
    Rosee
    Silver Member Rosee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    493
    Gender
    Female
    It sounds like he isn't attached because he would want to make things exclusive otherwise imo.
    He's getting the best of both worlds. Be careful of your heart in this.

  7. #7
    Klokwurk
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Bay Area, CA
    Posts
    1,580
    Gender
    Male
    I always do. But I've only had sex with a three girls, and most of the time it lead to a romance. Six months, * * * * , he would have to be the most unromantic, boring guy in the world if he didn't have feelings for you. If you are both happy, though, keep it up. If you are not satisfied, bring it up. He might be thinking you are one of those girls who just likes sex, and no further. Are you worried he's gonna stop sleeping with you if you ask him? If this is the case... Yea, something is wrong here.

    Men and women... Getting too close can ruin everything.

  8. #8
    Klokwurk
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Bay Area, CA
    Posts
    1,580
    Gender
    Male
    To answer your question: there is a small possibility he has no emotional attachment, but odds are, from my experience, he does have.

  9. #9
    In the Dark
    Platinum Member In the Dark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Somewhere to the right of Australia
    Age
    36
    Posts
    5,001
    Thanked
    1
    Why did you come up with such an arrangement?

  10. #10
    april15
    Gold Member april15's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    St. Louis, MO
    Posts
    864
    Gender
    Male
    Thanked
    1
    He has found a way to meet his needs. I am sure he sees it as the best of both worlds, he can get some anytime he wants, doesn't have to spend any money on a date and can go out and explore with new women whenever he wants. He obviously enjoys your sex and company enough to see you again and again but not enough to want to see you outside a sex situation. I have known several guys that would like this arrangement, not for me.

  11.  

Page 1 of 6 1234 ... LastLast
Top Threads
Is wrong for me to always masturbate before my girlfriend and I hang out?
Okay so I have started to notice that every time my girlfriend and I hangout I usually masturbate the night before because I don't want to be led on
Great Relationship/Horrible Sex Life ... HELP!
When I was younger my first boyfriend who I dated for about 3 years of high school broke up with me, throughout life I would often think of him!
Featured Threads
I met guy at a bar - what next??? Please read it through!! Pls advise!!
So Iím 33 & happen to move the Chicago city very recently from NYC. The first weekend; Saturday I was bored & didnít feel like sitting at home on a
Are there any men out there that do not watch porn
Almost want to give up on trying to find what I think would be a good guy. I feel like this will be the one thread that nobody will respond to. I
Spouse's lack of ambition is frustrating
I recently got married. About eight months prior to our wedding my now husband was laid off from work. He decided not to look for work as wedding
Petty, petty arguments
Hello all!! My partner who I've been with for a few years is 7 years older than me yet his maturity level is not where mine is. This is not a
Blocked by crush. Will NC work?
Last month a guy I had being talking to for about 3 months blocked me. He said the excessive calling and texting was starting to he to much. Prior to
Child Support.. Pursue or Not Pursue?
I'm needing a little advice about how Child Support works. My Ex Fiance decided at 7 weeks he didn't want my child. I was told in no uncertain terms
Millennial-aged men: could you really date someone like me?
(I'm sorry if this is disjointed. It's hard even to type about.) Three years ago, I had been working as a prosecutor for two years. My boyfriend and
Ask For Advice

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •