A relationship bomb is a situation where things could easily blow up in your face. Here’s a common relationship bomb: the dreaded state-of-the-relationship talk.
There are times when talking to your man about the future of your romance can be a tricky business. If you approach the topic the wrong way, BOOM!
When a relationship bomb explodes, you’ll almost always end up feeling a sense of disconnection from your partner. Sometimes a bad talk about the future will even bring the relationship to a grinding halt.
That’s no good.
But you can’t just ignore this particular relationship bomb, either. If you need to talk to your guy about where the relationship is headed, you can’t just avoid the conversation.
Ticking bombs that get ignored have a tendency to explode. It’s better to do something proactive.
Fortunately, I’ve uncovered some amazing tips from a literal explosives expert.
Recently, I read about an interview with a Navy EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) professional. [i] Naval EODs defuse bombs for a living. How do they do that without getting blown up in the process?
They follow three simple rules. And the great thing about those rules is they work just as well for relationships as they do in combat.