One-night stands can be unexpected (especially if there were drinks involved).
And, just like one-night stands, feelings can be unexpected too.
You might wake up the morning after and catch yourself smiling, thinking about him last night.
Maybe it was just more than sex to you — but what about to him?
That might be harder to figure out.
But not impossible.
Some guys aren’t expressing their emotions and feelings.
Instead, they show you how they feel through their actions and body language.
To help you determine whether it was more than just a one-night stand to him too, here are 12 ways he might show you that he’s caught feelings.
1. He Calls You the Next Day
One-night stands have a clear end-point; they only last for one night.
While it might still be a little disappointing when the guy doesn’t contact you in the morning, it can almost be expected at this point.
What unexpected, however, is when he does contact you the next day.
While a simple “Last night was fun” text might have been enough, if he goes out of his way to call you, that might already be a sign that he sees you as more than just a random person.
Guys don’t usually call the people they had one-night stands with unless they’re interested in something more.
So if he calls you the next day, it could bode well for the two of you.
2. He Surprises You with Breakfast
Usually, the person you had slept with the previous night might excuse themselves and leave before you wake up.
That way, you don’t have to have those slightly awkward morning chats where you’re both sober and realize what you had just done.
But if you wake up to the smell of bacon and eggs, that’s a completely different story.
It might not just be in the movies.
If some guy wakes you up with breakfast in bed, that’s already a big sign that he really does like you more than you expected.
If you still doubt that he likes you, ask yourself this:
What kind of guy would go out of his way to stay, go through your kitchen, and cook the both of you some breakfast?
There are not many like that out there.
3. He Takes You to His Place
When you’re out drinking and he says, “Let’s get out of here”, you expect him to take you to some hotel room or he might even ask if you want to go to your place.
Doing this allows him to sneak away in the morning without a trace.
But to your surprise, he might have asked you to his place.
What this might mean is that he wants to see you in the morning.
He might want to give you a goodbye kiss before you leave, or even prepare some food for himself and you before you go.
4. He Adds You on Social Media
Guys would usually want to limit or even avoid any communication with the people they’ve had one-night stands with.
They weren’t looking for anything other than some passionate company anyway, so why would they bother keeping in touch with them?
But this one might be different.
You’re scrolling through your phone and then you see a notification pop up: it’s him.
He wants to add you as a friend; a surprise, to be sure, but a welcome one.
While it might not be a good idea to jump to conclusions, it definitely shows that you stood out to him enough and he wants you part of his life – albeit digitally.
Now if you’re wondering how you should approach messaging this guy so that you can get him genuinely attracted to you, then you need to remember that men choose women who they are infatuated with.
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5. He Asks You Out on a Date
Maybe after the both of you wake up and he gets ready to leave, you start chatting.
Then he says something about how he’d like to let you try out the food at his favorite restaurant because he thinks you might like it.
That might have just been his subtle way of asking you on a date.
He wouldn’t ask you out for lunch or dinner if he didn’t want to get to know you more; there’s something about you that made him want to see you again.
6. He Wants to Get to Know You
In the morning you start talking, and he starts asking you more about yourself.
It isn’t about how he was last night, but more about who you are.
He wants to know what you do, why you chose that job, what your biggest dreams are, what you like, and what you dislike.
This isn’t the kind of banter between people who may not see each other again.
While the previous night might’ve definitely skipped a few things, now he wants to almost “restart” your “relationship”.
If he’s asking the questions that your previous partners initially asked you before, that could be a sign that there’s something romantic going on below the surface.
7. The Conversation is Easy
While the both of you might have been a little tipsy to have a coherent conversation, your sober morning selves can.
And to your surprise, you both actually get along well.
The conversation flows from one topic to the next.
He almost stops feeling like a guest you have to entertain and more like an actual friend.
You talk about anything and everything.
You laugh at each other’s jokes, share the same ideas and opinions.
And even if you both differ in opinion, like whether pineapples on pizza is a good idea or not, you can both playfully tease each other about whose side is right.
8. He Cuddles You
While you’re both waking up in bed, he might surprise you: he snuggles up close to you.
This kind of wholesome intimacy isn’t usually something that guys looking for just sex do.
Why would he want to hold you close to him if he plans on leaving you anyway?
It’s almost romantic the way he does it too, combing your hair with his fingers, caressing you.
He may not say it, but his actions may definitely be saying that, “Hey, I think I like this person.”
It’s an even better sign if he cuddled you tight like he wanted to protect you.
You see, for guys, it’s all about triggering their inner hero.
I learned about this from the hero instinct. Coined by relationship expert James Bauer, this fascinating concept is about what really drives men in relationships, which is ingrained in their DNA.
And it’s something most women don’t know anything about.
Once triggered, these drivers make men into the heroes of their own lives. They feel better, love harder, and commit stronger when they find someone who knows how to trigger it.
Now, you may be wondering why it’s called “the hero instinct”? Do guys really need to feel like superheroes to commit to a woman?
Not at all. Forget about Marvel. You won’t need to play the damsel in distress or buy your man a cape.
The truth is, it comes at no cost or sacrifice to you. With only a few small changes in how you approach him, you’ll tap into a part of him no woman has tapped into before.
The easiest thing to do is to check out James Bauer’s excellent free video here. He shares some easy tips to get you started, such as sending him a 12 word text that will trigger his hero instinct right away.
Because that’s the beauty of the hero instinct.
It’s only a matter of knowing the right things to say to make him realize that he wants you and only you.
9. He Becomes a Gentleman
While he might have played the chivalry card to get you in bed with him the previous night, in the morning you see that it’s actually the way he acts.
When you get up in the morning, he prepares you food, fixes all your clothes and items.
When you walk into his kitchen, he stands up to welcome you.
Then he pulls out the chair for you to sit. Then he opens the door for you before you go.
Seeing him so chivalrous might have caught you off-guard but it could mean he really does respect you.
10. He’s Suddenly Clumsy Around You
In the morning when you wake up, suddenly he seems frazzled.
You see him shy and reserved. He drops his phone and laughs awkwardly when you both talk.
Then he looks around and, in a panicky way, begins to clean up the things that might seem embarrassing.
You think this is an odd change in behavior but it just might be his sober self realizing that he doesn’t want to mess it up with the attractive person they had just slept with.
While some guys would want to keep their cool to appear confident, he just can’t help it.
If he didn’t care for you, he wouldn’t mind if you saw his pile of dirty laundry or how messy his work desk is.
11. He Makes Time to See You
You might be going about your routines a few days after your encounter until suddenly something surprises you.
He shows up at your office surprising you with a gift of your favorite snack that you mentioned to him in passing.
You didn’t think he caught it, nor did you think that it was important info he needed to know.
It might even shock you.
He actually went out of his way to: make a mental note of your favorite snack, go out and find it, buy it, then go all the way to your office to give it to you in person?
He won’t put this kind of effort if he weren’t at least interested in you.
12. He Tells You
If he asking you out on a date, talking to you, and listening to what you have to say isn’t clear enough for you, this might be the kicker.
You might be on your second or even third date at this point, with your suspicion already high.
Then he tells you point-blank that he does have feelings for you.
Can’t get any clearer than that.
What to Do Next
Once you’ve told each other that you have mutual feelings, there is also the concern of where to take your new “relationship”, if you’re even ready to call it that at this point.
So what are you now?
Do you plan on being friends with benefits?
Or giving it a real shot at something more serious?
These are all important things that shouldn’t be left to hints.
Now is your chance to talk to him about it as openly as honestly as you can.
But if you really want to make it a sure thing with this guy, then you need to get through to your man in a way that empowers both him and you.
I mentioned the concept of the hero instinct earlier — by appealing directly to his primal instincts, he’ll genuinely want more than just a one-night stand with you.
And since this free video reveals exactly how to trigger your man’s hero instinct, you could make this change from as early as today.
With James Bauer’s incredible concept, he’ll see you as the only woman for him. So if you’re ready to take that plunge, before sure to check out the video now.
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