If you feel like youre playing a part, behaving and responding based on how you think you should rather than authentically, you might want to reassess whats going on. If youre not able to be authentically yourself around your partner, flaws and bad moods and all, it might not be the right relationship for you.
What does it mean to reevaluate a relationship?
It usually means taking time to re-evaluate the relationship. It might mean dating other people, but its not recommended. Setting goals and ground rules is key. Sometimes, a break is about self-reflection or working on personal issues.
How do you evaluate a romantic relationship?
10 Questions to Assess the State of Your RelationshipDo you argue? How do you make decisions? Do you know what your partner is most sensitive to? Do you talk about the future? Are you compatible as a couple regarding individual vs. Are you compatible about needs for affection and sex? Are you compatible about work?More items •Aug 13, 2017
How long do breaks in a relationship last?
Anything from one week to a month should be enough time for one or both parties to determine whether they should stay together. “You may decide halfway through the agreed upon time that you want to be with that person, but you should respect the time frame,” Edwards says.