On the plus side, you're amazing!
Dating can challenge even the most easy-going person, especially those first dates. You don’t know the person at all or even that well and you’ve committed to spending some time with them.
What if you don’t have anything to talk about or you forget what it was that you had thought beforehand to talk about? What if they just don’t get your sense of humor or they have no sense of humor?
And what about chemistry? You need to have at least a spark of sexual chemistry, something that contributes to your initial attraction. But how do you make sure that it’s there? Are you supposed to just feel it?
Dating can be like running through an obstacle course: you think you know what you’re doing and then all of a sudden you find yourself doing a face plant in a mud ditch.
You want to present the best version of you that you can but you don’t want to pretend to be someone you’re not. You want to be honest, but you don’t want to scare your date off. You’re like anyone else and there are good and not-so-good points to dating you.
Astrology can help us to learn about ourselves and to see ourselves from new perspectives. Our zodiac signs can tell us a lot about our personalities, our motivations, and even our emotions. Why do we get nervous on a first date or feel as if we’re being awkward and weird when we don’t feel as if we’re in control of the situation?
While it’s probably not a good idea to give your date a printed out copy of the good and bad reasons of dating you, it can’t hurt to familiarize yourself with them. Here’s the good and bad of dating you, based on your zodiac sign.
The good: You come up with great ideas for things to do and are enthusiastic about almost everything. You're dynamic, fun, and funny. Oh, and you don't limit your adventurous spirit which makes you amazing at sex.
The bad: You tend not to think before you speak, which is why you can be hurtful with your words, and you don't think before you act which makes you impulsive and causes you to get angry quickly.
The good: You give and give and give, making sure to give your partner everything that they need. You're reliable, stable and strong, and the people you love feel as if you have their back and that they're safe.
The bad: You're beyond stubborn and you won't give in, even when it causes you damage. You need to be right at all costs.
The good: You're effervescent, playful, and social. You're fantastic at being entertaining at a party but you also do one-on-one talks extremely well.
The bad: You can be extroverted one moment and introverted the next, so one never knows which you they are going to get.
The good: You go out of your way to care for those you love and you're always there when they need you.
The bad: It doesn't take long for you to get really needy. You hang as if your life depended on it and your neediness can be overwhelming.
The good: You have such a strong sense of self and you're very self-confident that just by being with you makes one feel better about themselves. You lift people up to your level and allow them to soar on their own.
The bad: You must be dominant in the relationship and there's no negotiation on that. If someone threatens your position as the alpha, you don't fight with them, you just let them go.
The good: You're very supportive and you're happy to help in any way that you can with everything. When you're with someone they feel as if they have a purpose and that their lives make sense.
The bad: You constantly complain about your own problems and that can be exhausting.
The good: You're easy-going, romantic, and you give weight to what you say. You're not going to say something unkind if you can possibly avoid it. People feel good around you, as if you're able to protect them from the harsh realities of the world.
The bad: When you're not avoiding a conflict, you're vacillating on decisions. It's not that you can't make a decision, it's just that when you do, you tend to second-guess yourself about if they were the correct decisions to make.
The good: You make sure to give your full attention to people and you make them feel as if they're truly heard. You're also incredibly gifted when it comes to sex and no one has ever not been 100 percent satisfied after being with you.
The bad: When your trust issues are triggered, it can get bad for everyone. It takes you forever to trust and if your trust is somehow destroyed, you'll go on a rampage of vengeance. It's never a good idea to betray you.
The good: You encourage people to try new things and, in turn, you open up their worlds. You cause people to grow and change and they're never the same after knowing you.
The bad: You can be the flakiest of the flakes. You say you'll do something or be somewhere and completely forget about it or simply blow it off. You're not always the most dependable person on the block.
The good: When someone needs you, there's nothing that will prevent you from being there for them. You'll fight their battles, support them, and you help them in any way that they need.
The bad: You can be closed off and fearful of change. You don't like to feel as if you aren't in control and this can make you scared to do something out of the ordinary or take chances.
The good: You're smart and very thoughtful in creative ways. You don't just give someone a gift, you give them the most appropriate, considerate gift on earth.
The bad: Your schedule is packed and it's hard for you to block out time to see the people you care about, let alone time for yourself.
The good: You're unbelievably kind and giving. You want to save the world and all of its inhabitants but you still make sure to give your bae the attention they deserve.
The bad: It doesn't take much to get you into panic mode where you start freaking out about everything. You care and give too much of yourself to others. It's okay to distance yourself a little bit.