5 Benefits of Going Out with a “So-So” Guy

3. You don’t get blinded and overlook some critical points.

“If I liked him too much, I would probably close my eyes to his shortcomings,” confesses a woman in her early 20s. If your relationships failed in the past because you ignored the early signs of trouble, you may need a more objective eye with which to examine your partner. Don’t be blinded by love. Listen to what your friends have to say about your potential boyfriend, and listen to what your heart tells you before making an important life decision.