5 Conversation Topics That Guys Find Exhausting on a Date

Certain things you talk about during a date can be draining for your boyfriend. This time, we asked guys to tell us what conversation topics they find exhausting during a date, and share five things you need to be on the lookout for.

1. Complaining about your job or your co-workers when he doesn’t know anything about them.

Listening to you complain about your job or the people you work with can be draining for your boyfriend. “I don’t know the context or her relationship with coworkers, and if I try to think of a solution, she either gets mad or cries,” a guy in his 20s commented. If talking about your work helps you destress, try turning your complaints into jokes, which would be more entertaining for your boyfriend.