9 Cases of Unrequited Love That Made Me Grow

Even if your affection is not reciprocated, you may come out of this experience with something more than just heartache: personal growth that will help you move forward in your life. Today, based on a recent survey, we’ve gathered some of these bittersweet experiences to share with you.

1. Unrequited love toward a cool-looking guy.

Because of your attraction to that nice-looking man, you started to pay more attention to your own look and tried some new styles. “He didn’t love me back, but now I’m more popular than ever.” This is a perfect example of how your effort can pay off in unexpected ways. Even though you couldn’t win the heart of that one man, the effort you put into attracting him was not wasted.