Two studies were conducted using the investment model to predict instances of physical and emotional infidelity in dating relationships.
The 1st study found that commitment level at the beginning of the semester successfully predicted later emotional and physical infidelity.
Attitudes toward marital infidelity: A nine-culture sampling of university student opinion.
And nine times out of ten, what they’re asking for is permission to break up with their significant other…
because they can’t manage to convince themselves that they need to.
Like many nerdy people, my hobbies don’t bring me in to social circles which contain a lot of women, so, dating has always been an uphill battle.
Repeated rejection really wore down my sense of self-worth, and had me totally convinced that I was totally undateable.