You've heard the dating war stories: A blossoming love match suddenly goes bust and the woman is left standing there with a befuddled (not so cute) look on her face. Not to point fingers, but it's sometimes the result of a girl unwittingly accelerating the relationship pace… and sending her man into a panic. 'When a woman hits it off with a guy early on, she assumes that their chemistry translates into an instant emotional bond,' says Dr James Houran, psychologist. 'But rushing intimacy makes guys anxious, leading them to break things off.' To prevent your man from bolting, study these take-it-slow tips from guys.
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