It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Open to All Other Health Topics Message Board

Dating: Space Issue

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-06-2003, 07:22 PM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 19
aphelion HB User
Post Dating: Space Issue

Ok i've been dating the same girl for two years. Shes 19 i'm 24. Things were going great accept recently she wants to have her space. So we've split up for 6 months and we ll get back together then and see how things are. I love her and she loves me but she is not ready for a long term commitment. Can anyone justify this for me, and let me know if 6 months is reasonable, to long, too short.....

THx in advance


Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 02-06-2003, 09:08 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 934
Lindarella HB User

I'd guess this is her way of saying it's over....

Old 02-06-2003, 09:42 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 28
barefoot_gal HB User

6 months seems like a really long time for "space." it seems, yes, she probably wants to break up. you are both so young and have a lot ahead of you, committment can be very difficult. talk to her seriously about how she feels, and if it is really a breakup that she wants, well, move on. you have a whole world to explore. good luck!

Old 02-08-2003, 09:32 AM   #4
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Somewher in Ohio
Posts: 70
BettyRose HB User

6 months is a long time for "space". It sounds to me like she wants you to wait for her while she goes and sees if there's anything out there better.

She's young and there's a whole world out there she's never explored especially with being tied down for 2 years. Some people just need to experience things before they'll settle down. She might feel like you are ready for the "M" word and she doesn't want to make that big of a committment yet.

Give her the space she wants and you need to "explore" and find out if there's anything out there better for you (whether you think she's the "one" or not - go explore your options). Don't sit and do nothing for 6 months. That's to long to wait for something that may be there or not.


Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Dating. apple_juice Relationship Health 131 11-19-2007 09:26 AM
Very confused about dating guys and me sunnyrise Relationship Health 3 03-18-2007 02:01 PM
space part 2 confused788 Relationship Health 19 08-07-2006 07:16 PM
Need advice on dating again... mismax Relationship Health 12 06-02-2006 08:09 AM
online dating updates--help please! Veronica_Mars Relationship Health 40 01-23-2006 08:00 PM
dating again and feeling lost/confused stacykgb20 Relationship Health 14 11-23-2005 10:36 PM
Online Dating - advice needed Freestyles Relationship Health 8 08-30-2005 04:28 AM
Online Dating Snails Relationship Health 202 05-12-2005 09:05 PM
Weight and dating! HannahUK Weight Loss 6 08-04-2004 07:53 AM
Dating: Space Issue aphelion Relationship Health 12 03-03-2003 04:08 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:13 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!