I’m Fed Up! 5 Moments When Men Realize the Limitations of Their Relationship

3. When a girlfriend asks him how much he loves her and forces him to express affection.

You should not force your boyfriend to express his love for you. “I’m not that talkative, so I don’t like being forced to say things like ‘I love you,’” a teen wrote. If your boyfriend is shy, he will only put his guard up when you corner him in this way. Keep in mind that persistence will not help you in this case.