Freshman year came and went, and as I get ready to go back to school in just a few short weeks!! Research has shown that toxic relationships can really harm your health. This is especially true if your partner was emotionally abusive and turned their anger on you at the drop of a hat. They teach you to stop being sorry. I get sad for the girl I was then, and for how much better she deserved. Only date people who make you feel good. Yes, always trust your gut when you think something is truly wrong and you may be in danger.
Put yourself first Finally, if you are dating again after a toxic relationship or any relationshipalways put yourself first in your life.
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It took me too long and too many times of running away for the wrong reasons to adjust to this mindset. But sometimes, in my relationship-triggered PTSD, the red flags triggered were erroneous. Keep carving out quality time alone. Although the guy was tons of fun, a great person, and fun to date, he wasn't the one for me. I also spent most of my money that summer on miscellaneous dorm stuff. Your happiness and sanity should always come before anyone else and that is okay if it didn't for a while, but ALLOW it to come first right now. The right type of love does not play games with your heart or want to see you in pain.