3. When a girlfriend doesn’t need a long explanation to understand his concerns.
Knowing about each other’s past can add a lot to the relationship. “She encouraged me by reminding me that I do well under pressure. She knows how I handled a similar situation in the past, so her advice was convincing,” a teen recalled. If your boyfriend needs your advice on something, make sure you are there for him, because this is your chance to show him how much you mean to him.