Dating and fear of rejection
[Read: The top 9 reasons why many men get rejected by the girl they like] Where does the fear of rejection come from? Humans are social creatures and a fear of social rejection is built deep into our psyche. Most people do not overcome their fear of rejection. We tend to move away from potential pain, preferring to stay firmly in our comfort zone.We fear being alone or losing something that we have. [Read: How to learn from the fear of rejection] #2 You need to recognize two key points. To overcome the fear of rejection, embrace being uncomfortable.Every time someone doesn’t, you are one step closer to finding someone who does. Nothing beyond the short term emotional hit your ego takes.The more you get comfortable with the potential of rejection, the more you will be able to go after what you want, to approach the person you fancy, to ask for the date or to move things forwards in your relationship.Rejection could mean ultimate abandonment and the inability to survive.As people go through subsequent relationships in their lives, they take those early memories with them.