Nearly every adult has lived through at least one heartbreak and had to say goodbye to their partners. While there is no perfect timing to dating again, here are five signs that you’re ready to find love again:
You know what you want
While some breakups could leave you lost and confused, once you realise what you want from a relationship and your values, then you just might be ready to give love another chance.
You’ve let go
Letting go means you’ve gone through the dark tunnel of emotions, including sadness, anger and denial, before finally coming out to a place of acceptance. Once you no longer have any old feelings rising when you think of your ex, then you have truly let go.
You have time
Most relationships these days end because one person does not devote to the relationship. The fact remains that only what you set as your priority keeps you busy. It’s all about placing the right priorities because there would always be things to take up your time.
You aren’t involved with an ex
If you’re still talking romantically with an ex, guess what? You’re not ready! Until you’ve moved on, you might want to stay off dating for a while. That way, you don’t go about breaking more hearts that would also keep breaking other hearts, and the circle continues until it gets back to you.
You have pure intentions
Hoping to start a relationship with the wrong motives would only attract an unhealthy relationship with someone who equally doesn’t have your best intentions. So if your reason for entering a relationship isn’t your desire to meet someone new and build a happy future, then you should probably avoid dating for now.