Only a guy who’s still in love will constantly try to help an ex out with her life, be it by being the handyman or someone to chauffer her around. Does your boyfriend stiffen a giggle or does he blush like a little girl when you pull his leg with his ex or when his friends tease him about a romantic incident involving his ex? They get surly and angry when they’re being teased about a bad incident with an ex.
Only lost and lovelorn lovers like fantasizing and talking about exes with a glazed look of happiness plastered over their faces.
Exes don’t have to stay friends, but they can still keep in touch with each other.
But if your boyfriend behaves like her slave and is always ready to help her out of a spot, he’s definitely trying to stay in her good books for a reason.
13 signs he’s not over his ex If you see any of this behavior in your new squeeze, it’s time to have that talk with him.
If his heart races or he starts sweating around his ex, she’s definitely been running marathons in his mind behind your back. There’s no good reason for exes to stay friends unless there’s something binding them.
If your new boyfriend is good friends with his ex and frequently contacts her, you definitely have reason to worry. But if he gets to know that she’s dating someone new and turns into an uncontrollable whining boy, he’s obvious pissed off that she’s doing the deed with someone new.
[Read: How to tell if he’s serious about you] After all, the start of a relationship is all about infatuation and lust.
If he says he loves you, yet gets flustered when he sees his ex or spends all the time thinking of his ex, can he ever love you when all he does is dream of her?