Quick Answer: How Long Is Too Long To Not Respond To A Text?

Is it better to ignore a text or respond?

Ignore his text because your feelings are not a game and texting you just to see if you’ll answer shows a sense of insecurity in him.

Ignore his text because you shouldn’t keep asking for what you deserve.

Ignore his text because you need someone who is going to make you better not make your life worse..

What should I do if he doesn’t text back?

If he doesn’t respond to your texts for hours, it’s not because he didn’t have his phone nearby, it’s because he doesn’t think you’re important. If his answers are brief, it’s not because he hates texting and would rather just see you in person, it’s because he’s annoyed by you and doesn’t want you to text him anymore.

Why did he text me out of the blue?

4) He Wants an Ego Boost. Your ex might be feeling down and he gets curious about which women from his past are still interested in him. So, he texts, calls or hits social media and bam, you respond! That feels really good to him and he needed that ego boost.

How do you respond when someone texts you after a long time?

How have you been? The positive reply is usually Good, thanks, often followed by a similar question. In the UK people may say Yeah, good, thanks, and in the US people may say Real good, thanks. (You might notice that the grammatically correct Really well, thanks is not used very much in informal spoken English.)

Should I block him or just ignore him?

Blocking, going full no contact only assures that they will have to put more effort into getting through to you. Ignoring leaves easier avenues for them to get to you. You can modify your ignoring protocol make it a bit harder for them. Block them from all your social media, and change your passwords.

Do guys like when you ignore them?

There is a breed of mature men that will actually appreciate the fact that you ignore them from time to time. They will begin to think that maybe you are not as needy as some women that they have met in the past. It is with this breed of men that you need to be very careful when playing mind games.

Is no response the best response?

Because no response is a response, and it’s a powerful one! Just because you haven’t received a text or heard a word from them, this doesn’t mean that you haven’t been sent the message. Lack of response is a powerful response that tells you a lot about a person’s life, their perspective on things, and their intention.

Why is he texting me after so long?

He’s looking for an ego boost. This reason is usually subconscious and for sure, unflattering to you, but it’s a really common reason why he’ll text you after months or years of no contact.

Why do guys wait to text back?

If he texts you back several days later. This is so weird because almost every human is on their phone 24/7, so if he waited several freaking days to text you back, he’s either trying to play it way too cool or he’s not that into you.

Is it OK to not reply to a text?

Always respond. That being said, don’t blow anyone off. Respond to someone’s text in a kind and reasonably-timed manner. (Unless the person is a stalker, in which case, please do not respond. I do so care about your safety here.)

What does no response to a text mean?

It means that that person doesn’t want to waste their breath on you. It means that they no longer wish to engage in any conversation with you. And with saying nothing, they are saying so much.

Why would someone ignore your text?

1) The person wants to ignore you on intention: If a person wants to ignore you , because you were too pushy for example, then they might read your message and not reply. … 3) They want to make you feel bad: Some people might ignore messages on intention in order to make a person feel bad.

Is it disrespectful to not respond to a text?

If you don’t know the person texting you, no. If you know the person then it is not polite. However, it is not rude if you do not respond immediately. Not everyone has their phone in hand at all times and people with jobs may have them either off or in silent mode and may not see your text for hours.

How do you stop responding to a text?

Play Hard To Get Stop responding to his texts right away and send him vague responses when he asks what you’re doing. If he asks you out on a date, say no the first time. Not an outright no, but tell him you’re busy or that you can’t make it that night. Make him work for you, and he’ll definitely want to chase you.