5 Reasons Why Men Ignore Texts from Women

5. He doesn’t want to be viewed as if he’s “hungry” for love.

“It’s not cool to look like I’m waiting for her text. I intentionally give it a couple of days before I respond,” a young man in his 20s explains, grinning. For some, it’s a matter of pride. He doesn’t want to appear as though he’s desperate for your attention. If this is the case with him, it’s unlikely that he’ll have a good explanation for why he didn’t respond to your text right away. It may be wise to leave him alone for a while until he approaches you.