Stevens33
  • Male
  • Churchville, NY
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Stevens33's Friends

  • D.J.

Stevens33's Discussions

Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Prescott Mar 17, 2014. 27 Replies

Hello fellow men,I received some very helpful advice about a year ago on the forums, and I turn to you again.I have a date tomorrow night. First one, with this girl I met on a school trip to…Continue

Pride vs. Arrogance

Started this discussion. Last reply by D.J. Jun 20, 2013. 6 Replies

Hey guys,Came to the AoM community a few months ago for some relationship advice and was very pleased with what feedback I received!Now I come to you with another query: Ive been reading a lot of the…Continue

 

Stevens33's Page

Latest Activity

David F. replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Give her periods of time to be introverted and remember going into large groups or groups she does not know well is like going out in to the show on a damn cold day.  It is nice to have a snow ball fight, but you can't stay out all…"
Mar 17, 2014
Chuck Knight replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"  I wouldn't say that it's pandering.  The descriptions are actually very accurate, and the OP did ask how to behave towards his extremely introverted date.   This is from the same source...can a natural extrovert confirm…"
Mar 14, 2014
Carl Monster replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Never go to those things alone. Bring a wingman. I bring my wife, ideally go to where we'll at least know the hosts. A good party is a healthy mix of people who don't necessarily know everyone, but still are connected in some way, such as…"
Mar 14, 2014
Pale Horse replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Maybe an extreme introvert, then."
Mar 14, 2014
Pale Horse replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Oh, I would end up in the fetal position at a big party."
Mar 14, 2014
Carl Monster replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"I was in a similar situation to the above once, and saved by my female friend who could talk the talk that is required at such places. Shudder indeed! "
Mar 14, 2014
Matt T. replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"True words indeed.  I've assumed introverts get more curious looks because extroverts don't stand out as "odd" in crowds, so they don't get the attention. Surely, many of history's great…"
Mar 14, 2014
Jack Bauer replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Y'know ... I've seen this before, and it strikes me as pandering -- as if extroverts are the standard model, and introverts need to come with special instructions.  Introverts are half-ish of the population -- not some weird…"
Mar 14, 2014
Chuck Knight replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Oh I can *do* the one-on-one thing, but I don't enjoy it.  There is nothing worse than being in crowds, especially in a party environment, unless I can find a secluded corner in which to examine the wallpaper.     Shudder!"
Mar 14, 2014
Jack Bauer replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
" Heh.  We've noticed.   (That was a joke.  The sensitivity police, who seem to be out-in-force lately, can holster their weapons.). JB"
Mar 14, 2014
Carl Monster replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Public speaking is different than being at a party; the crowd sits there and expects something from you. I've done it too, and enjoyed it. I'm the opposite; I've trained myself to be a decent conversationist one on one; but over that,…"
Mar 14, 2014
Stevens33 replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Thanks everyone, feeling armed and ready with all this!"
Mar 14, 2014
Stevens33 replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Thanks JB, good points. Appreciate it."
Mar 14, 2014
Pale Horse replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"Same way here. Talk about something I like, and you can't get rid of me. Otherwise I'm usually the guy who doesn't speak."
Mar 14, 2014
Chuck Knight replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"And the anonymity of the radio format would appeal to a lot of us who are introverts.     I'm a bit of a weird introvert, actually enjoying public speaking, and regularly signing up to deliver presentations to groups (again,…"
Mar 14, 2014
Carl Monster replied to Stevens33's discussion Extrovert dating Introvert....tips?
"intellectual conversation about what interests them That is so true. I host a radio talk show, and often get when I ask someone to come on the air a "but I'm shy!". I tell them I'm shy as hell too, but once we introverts…"
Mar 14, 2014

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Art of Manliness to add comments!

Join Art of Manliness

At 10:50am on June 20, 2013, D.J. said…

Thanks for the comment Steven (I'm assuming that's your name). I appreciate the kind words and your offer. 

I knew deep down that the relationship was doomed from the start- it was just one of those things that wasn't ever going to work. Nonetheless, I hoped for the best the whole time. And that's what hurts when it ends; the feeling of your hope being extinguished. 

Usually I'm a pessimist in these situations but I'm taking the opposite view right now. I'm looking forward to getting into a good relationship with a woman who appreciates me as much as I appreciate her. 

Thanks again for your words. 

-DJ

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Henrik Stroemblad posted a discussion

Vintage Suits

I just figured we needed a thread to discuss how awesome vintage suits are.I just got lucky the other day and ordered a vintage 1950's suit from Hallaballoo... I mean Ballyhoo. It fits me perfectly, as if it was tailored for me. I plan to get the sleeves slightly adjusted when I have time to take it to a tailor, but other than that it fits perfectly. I plan to wear it with a black fedora that I have, and obviously with a dress shirt and a tie.…See More
32 minutes ago
R. Max commented on Jack Bauer's status
10 hours ago
Jack Bauer posted a status
"Good grief; it was a kangaroo with a beach ball, not an insurrection. I was making fun of taking seriously such a toothless thread topic."
11 hours ago
Johnzerd1 replied to Braeden P.D.'s discussion Post-Mortem Symposium
"This reminds me of the old Steve Allen series  Meeting of minds .... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6XPCgL8X28"
11 hours ago
Hesse posted a discussion

First date: success not optional but mandatory

I have a date tomorrow night with a girl I met online. While this may sound like great news and the answer to lifelong joy, I want to make sure that this leads to a second date, and that I don't make a "death move" to end all chances of seeing her again. This is the early cultivation phase of a relationship, the kind of relationship I have been praying for , that leads to romantic love, marriage and procreation.  All of my experience with the few dating I have has been unsuccessfulSo, at this…See More
13 hours ago
Sir replied to Henrik Stroemblad's discussion Lacking in the most basic of common cortesy
"I couldn't have.Thread locked."
13 hours ago
John Muir replied to Henrik Stroemblad's discussion Lacking in the most basic of common cortesy
"but you sure are getting your giggles out of it"
13 hours ago
R. Max replied to Braeden P.D.'s discussion Post-Mortem Symposium
"Well I did say Lemmy.  I kid, that would be the most fundamentally important thing, but just for the sake of amusement, maybe not. "
14 hours ago

© 2016   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service