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I've had sweet, successful relationships, but the ones that failed reinforced the idea that I was being too demanding.
Society tries to feed us this narrative that as women we're constantly one wrong move away from morphing into a clingy harpy every man hates.
As my biography says, I've always been boy-crazy.
It's so embarrassing to look back on now, but I was shameless in pursuing someone I liked, whether it was by texting him way too often or changing my AIM away message (remember those? It pretty much always worked in the beginning; I'd get the guy and moon over him like a typical high-schooler.
( still married; just saying…) Now before anyone accuses me of picking on men, let me hasten to say that separated women can be just as “challenging” to date as separated men.
"I just don't want to seem insecure," she admitted with a shrug and a smile.