“He seemed honestly happy, he was really good at hiding what was going on,” Chris describes.
This disparity can cause problems when your teen wants to start dating.
when I’m in person with him, like, it’s harder for me to tell him what I’m feeling.
So like I’ll think about it when we’re together, and then like afterwards I’ll probably text him like what I was feeling and tell him my problems.”“I think texting kind of makes you feel closer because – boys are more shy. my boyfriend, he doesn’t like to express himself like that.
- Does your teen tend to blurt out whatever comes to mind?
Does he forget to think about how his words may affect the other person? Imagine your teen blurting out something hurtful, without meaning to, while out on a date.