Strong women have a different way of doing things than regular women, especially when it comes to handling their relationship. They do things in a way to attract attention and they want to get the respect they feel they deserve. Their self-esteem is high and they will never settle for less than what they need.
These are the 16 things strong women want in a relationship
1. Being independent and building a life outside the relationship
A strong woman will never lose her identity, especially not in a relationship. She will never allow her partner to change who she is and she will always find time for her passions and hobbies. She will never consider her partner the center of her universe because she wants to be independent.
2. An honest partner
Strong women will never tolerate a dishonest partner, so she expects from him to be open about his intentions and expectations.
3. A confident partner
Other qualities strong women want in their partner is faithfulness and responsibility. She also wants a confident partner who she can trust.
4. She wants time not presents
Every woman likes getting presents, but strong women appreciate when you give her some of your time as well as loyalty, love and respect. These are the things she values the most.
5. Being respected
If you don’t respect her she will never believe you love her. You should honor her body, mind, interests as well as respect her choices and opinions.
6. A partner that understands real intimacy
Strong women don’t think that intimacy is just about having physical connection. She also like connecting on a deeper and emotional level.
7. A partner who understands the importance of communication
A strong woman does not like being with someone who avoids talking about a certain problem. She values communication and listening because it strengthens the emotional intimacy since open communication is important for a healthy relationship.
8. More than just sex
A strong woman does not want just sex, but also lots of passion, energy and fire. Without that, sex is meaningless for her.
9. A consistent partner
Strong women will expect the same respect, romance and courtship like at the beginning of a relationship. She does not want riding a roller-coaster of different approaches from her partner, she will expect consistency especially during difficult times.
10. A partner who does not want to change her
She knows who she is and will never allow someone to change that, not even her partner. She exists on her own terms and will expect you to respect that.
11. A partner who takes responsibility for their actions and words
She will never be with an immature person who will play games instead of having constructive argument. Also, she does not want a partner who is unable to take responsibility for their actions.
12. A partner with emotional intelligence and maturity
Having certain childish behaviors is acceptable occasionally, but a strong woman wants a partner who will act like a grown-up when needed.
13. A partner who proves themselves with actions, not just words
She will expect her partner to make plans with her, text her first or call to arrange a date. She wants someone who will not just talk, but also do what they say.
14. Feeling supported in a relationship
A strong woman wants to feel emotional and practical support from a partner who will show their presence in big or small ways no matter the situation.
15. A partner who makes her laugh
Having a partner with a good sense of humor is important for a strong woman, so she wants someone who will make her laugh when appropriate.
16. A partner who understands the importance of equality, empowerment and mutual decisions
She wants her partner to value her as a person as much as they value themselves, so that they can make mutually agreed decisions and empower each other. She wants you to appreciate her opinion as much as she appreciates your own.