As far as I know, the goal of flirting is to make the other person feel good, right?
If you actually make the other person feel bad or ashamed by your “flattering”, it’s much better to just walk away and pretend you didn’t say anything. However, whatever you do, don’t react like the guy in Rebecca Mix’s story!
Check it out below to see what we’re talking about:
Mix’s thread went viral on the social media, and she says that it’s interesting how furious some men get.
She adds that she feels like men with that kind of toxic masculinity are used to responding with anger when someone tells them that their behavior is not OK, and they perceive it as a personal attack instead of a problem.
Many women on Twitter supported Mix and her response: