They won’t be interested in pumping your ego or making you feel young.
Rather they will be someone who will have realistic expectations of you and be accepting of who you are at this time of your life.
They know who they are and why their marriage failed and are looking for pure companionship.
They probably won’t be in “awe” of you and hang on your every word.
She's right, you aren't her mom, and you're likely to upset her -- not to mention, his ex -- if you try to adopt that role. We have been divorced for 2 years and although it saddens me that my family has been broken apart, I am happy that my ex and I have have managed to be civil enough to make it okay for the kids.Here is what I have found: For single men the options are plentiful. It seems that the breakdown of available women fall into the following categories: 1.And, most importantly, under no circumstances should you criticize his ex in front of his daughter.Even after you have met his daughter and she realizes you are going to be an important part of his life, continue to avoid behaviors and activities that put you in the position of "replacement mom." Don't allow yourself to fall into head-to-head competition with his ex.