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Why can"t men open up?

overcoming men"s fear of intimacy

by Steven W. Naifeh

  • 319 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by C.N. Potter, Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Men -- Psychology.,
  • Interpersonal communication.,
  • Intimacy (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 181-193.

    Statementby Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith.
    ContributionsSmith, Gregory White.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1090 .N34 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 193 p. ;
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3181802M
    ISBN 100517549964
    LC Control Number83024466
    OCLC/WorldCa10163078

    The Can’t-Let-Love-In Partner Speaks: “I want so much to trust that love isn’t going to cost me in the long run. I grew up with a father who loved me to death when he was sober, but beat me. When men dare to be vulnerable, women often recoil with fear, disappointment, and disgust, sending men the clear message that they better “man up.” One of Brown's mentors said, “Men .

      if i open my acount in facebook, i cant open, alwyse the windouse come saing hi can t disply pls help me! This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread.   he seems to be saying that a lot. We are friends. Sometimes I wonder if he is considering it to a higher level. We like each other's company that's for sure. We confide in each other everything possible. He told me I know him better than anyone does. But I told him I can't say for sure for him. Is that taken as rejection? I don't understand why he is saying I am not opening up .

    Someone who won’t pressure him to open up beyond his comfort level if his girlfriend breaks up with him,he loses his job, or his mom gets eaten by a yeti. men can’t be at peace being just. A few months back, I talked about the books we just can’t seem to get to, that languish in our to-read piles collecting dust bunnies and resenting a contrasting and more positive note, I started thinking about the opposite – the books I’ve been so drawn into and enthralled by that I’ve read them in one or two sittings, while my hands cramp, my elbows go numb from propping me up.


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By Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith, © by Woodward/White, Inc. Notes from the Book Don’t allow your emotions to control you; you control your emotions. If you feel pain – physical or emotional – don’t let that raw feeling : Aimee Dupre. This guy says men avoid opening up because they're actually pretty sensitive.

I think guys are bad at sharing our feelings because we're bad at handling rejection. Basically, boys are more sensitive than people realize, so they prefer not to open up in the first : Genevieve Wheeler.

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Follow these methods to download the book. Raised to suppress not express. A lot of men are taught at an early age to “suck it up”. Crying is unacceptable and expressing how you feel can be viewed as whining. They aren’t given a platform to speak on how they feel but instead are quickly told to move past it and “stay strong“.

But realize that he needs to feel safe to open up. Let him know that you understand his feelings (even if you have to guess what they are) and that you’re here if he wants to talk about it.

Why Men Fight Their Feelings #4: He Doesn’t Understand Your Feelings and You Don’t Understand His. Men and women are so different. If you want a man to open up stop, take a deep breath, and visualize the positive outcome you want in your relationship and with your man.

If you can do this, everything else will start to fall into place. I’ll talk with you again soon, and best of luck in Life and Love. Your Friend, Christian Carter. Author, Catch Him & Keep Him. I can understand why it might be harder to take that step of taking the time to let a guy open up.

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1. If this person is a clam, don’t be a crowbar. In other words, prying someone open usually doesn’t work.

It will get you nowhere to demand, plead, or threaten. A gentler approach will get you much further. Realize that for many people, being open is scary. Closed-off people are convinced that being vulnerable invites judgment or rejection.

Finally, the extent to which others are open with you will depend on how open you are with them. Many people discover that as a relationship develops, openness is reciprocated and the relationship becomes more meaningful.

When we stay open to learning, new experiences open up for us. Perhaps the same can happen to you. Men often have difficulty speaking about their emotions.

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Men tend not to offer the kind of information you want when you ask them, “How do you feel?” for these reasons: a. They often don’t have rapid access to feelings, and so the question requires some time and consideration b.

They feel your need to hear something and it feels manipulative.