A Piece of My Heart: The Stories of 26 American Women Who by Keith Walker

By Keith Walker

Files the thoughts of a battle within the phrases of these girls brave sufficient to stroll into hell. --San Francisco Chronicle

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Use your creativity and intelligence to surprise her with ideas, fantasies, and unexpected things that charm her. • Educated. Education is attractive to women as long as it’s used in an interesting way. Some women are actually intimidated by education, which usually works in your favor. • Classy and Cultured. If you have class, women pick up on it. Do your shoes and belt match? Do you understand interior design and color contrast? Do you know about different types of wine? Do you Double Your Dating by David DeAngelo ©2001-2005, All Rights Reserved ::: 56 ::: like foreign movies?

Negative self-talk is, in my opinion, one of the primary causes of low self-esteem, giving up, and a lack of interest in even trying. If you tell yourself something enough times, you’ll begin to BELIEVE it. This new belief will take on a mind of its own and start creating its own self-talk. Most people who have negative beliefs also have negative self-talk that creates a self-fulfilling prophecy. If this is you, STOP RIGHT NOW. I may be the first person that’s ever pointed this out to you, so it might sound a little strange.

It’s much more powerful than listening to them complain about something so they think you’re paying attention. Get it? • Disinterest, Indifference, a Challenge. Most women are used to being pursued by men in one way or another. If you are indifferent to a woman, make her think that you’re only calling because you’re bored and act almost disinterested sexually, they’ll often do their very best to get your attention. Different is good in this case. Again, this drives most women crazy, and even though they’d hate to admit it, it’s ultra interesting to them.

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