They have jealousy issues. They need to know you aren’t tempted to leave them for anyone else.
They have trouble with their body image. They need to know you love them inside and out.
They have a fear of commitment. They need you to be patient with them because they want to move slow.
They have co-dependency issues. They need you to know they’re not trying to be annoying by texting you all the time.
They have issues with intimacy. They don’t want you to pressure them into moving too fast.
They have abandonment issues. They need reassurance you aren’t planning on going anywhere.
They have trust issues. They need you to stay loyal. Even harmless flirting will feel like a betrayal to them.
They have family issues. They need you to understand a ‘traditional life’ might not be the most appealing to them.
They have trouble communicating. They need you to know their actions speak louder than their words.
They have trouble letting down their walls. They need you to be comfortable with the fact they aren’t going to spill their heart out right away.
They have confidence issues. They need you to know they aren’t fishing for compliments when they talk about their insecurities.
They have issues with boundaries. They need you to understand they’re trying their best to treat you right even though they might mess up here and there.