What does it mean when a guy wants to take things slow?
According to Thomas Edwards Jr., founder of The Professional Wingman, taking it slow “indicates a desire for the pace in which intimacy, connection, feelings, and commitments grow in a relationship to be one that feels comfortable." But, he says, the idea of “taking it slow” is subjective, and the reason for doing so
How do you tell someone you want to take it slow?
Call him up or better yet speak to him in person and let him know upfront that you're a bit hesitant about rushing into sex because of a recent relationship. He doesn't need to know the details about what happened, but just saying, "I want to take it slow" without any context is obviously not working.
What does taking it slow mean?
"Taking it slow is normally a request of one partner who's unsure about their involvement," Winter previously told Elite Daily. "Perhaps they were deeply hurt in the past and taking it slow would ensure that they're on solid footing before they claim coupledom."