1. You're honest about what you want
If you're clear about what you want in a relationship, you're that much closer to actually getting it.
2. You take ownership of your faults
If you know going into a relationship you're stubborn, you can work on compromising with your partner, especially during arguments.
3. You make time for yourself
Knowing you have activities you love to do is important in maintaining who you are, even when in a partnership.
4. You accept your past
Knowing and accepting you have baggage is a mark of maturity and a sign you're ready for a relationship.
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