What women wish you knew about dating
"Men feel the need to fix things because they are solution-oriented," says Kirschner.
"But to a woman, really listening is a wonderful, wonderful thing that deepens the relationship." Listening is important, but she also wants to know that she is being heard. When she pauses, she's giving you a cue to respond in a compassionate, caring way, says Kirschner.
Developing real intimacy at several levels—intellectual, emotional, spiritual, and physical—should be both a pleasure and a challenge. The five qualities of manliness are passion, confidence, daring, humility, and responsibility.
Unlike guys, men can admit weakness, take risks, deal with rejection, and be passionate.
For those who've ever pondered this question, here are 19 relationship secrets. When it comes to romance, many women do like men to take a traditional masculine role.