The Laws of the Gender Jungle

Every human being has a range of intellectual and emotional needs, and no single person can meet all of those needs. Too many relationships fail because people expect their lovers or spouses to meet all of their needs. That's too heavy a burden to place on one person, or one relationship.

There are, however, certain basic emotional needs that only an intimate partner can meet. Some of these needs are different for men and women, and some are shared by both sexes. If both partners' needs aren't met within the relationship, it won't be a happy union. On the other hand, if you and your partner do fulfill all of each other's basic needs, you will set the stage for a never-ending seduction—whether your relationship is brand-new and you want the excitement to continue, or you've been married for 20 years and you wish to rekindle the flames.

Let's look at some of the top needs of women and men, and some of their shared needs. (Also see Chapter 5.)

Continue reading here: Ask the Love Coach

Was this article helpful?

0 0