News: The 8 golden rules for poker player's girlfriends
I have been going through a pretty rough time with my ex-girlfriend, as we I got my priorities straight eventually and learned to balance poker. For sure, poker is a skill game, except that you wouldn't know it if you got to be a fly on the wall during a pity party with your would-be boyfriend and his poker. The stress of poker can easily bleed into other parts of your life. If you're dating a poker player, it can be a real challenge to communicate.
Joanne Haskin He has hadddd the same problem. Although he has had great relationship with a few girls they end up breaking it off because he is never around.
He says girlfriends and poker do not mix. I know he feels bad even though he says not. I suggested he finds a girl that plays poker also. I think you have to find a balance between the two.
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Why can't you pick the tournaments that are important to you and sue the other time to build on the relationship. If you are playing 60 to 70 hours a week you are addicted to it.
A lot of people play and hold down jobs. Decide what your priorities and goals are. Force yourself away from the computer and schedule fun time.
At this point if you won the main event it still wouldn't be enough. Diffuse yourself and find the balance. Counseling isn't a bad idea, really. Gives a new prespective. Good luck to you, be happy. Max R The catch here is that I decided to make a go at quitting the game and getting a job so that I could be in one place and have the sort of stable life that you just can't get if youre a poker player. Long story short the relationship still didn't work out because I became miserable with working 9 to 5 in basically the first month i tried it.
As a result I was a bit depressed and harbored resentment for my ex-girlfriend.
After we split I started playing again and realized that I couldn't trick myself into thinking i would be happy not doing what i loved to do. A real pro player knows to effectively manage his bankroll and personal bank accounts. So when it comes to managing your money as a couple, he will be great at it without a doubt. When you can spend, you will. Well, your new boyfriend makes his money by beating other really smart guys at a skill game. He deals with experts in the field who have studied and played the game for years and he is still successful at what he does.
How is that for smart, intelligent and attractive?
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Hope these will get you to consider poker players for your next date. Guys who play poker games are one of the best groups of men to date for any woman.
For example, you may be a tight-aggressive player.Poker Night: Do you wanna date my Avatar?
But if everybody else is sitting back and waiting for good hands, you can become loose-aggressive to steal small pots. The same flexibility should be used in the dating world when you find a woman that you like, and immediately get a read on her personality.
Yes, I know that in Tip 2 I mentioned staying true to yourself. This relationship lasted three weeks, which really hammered home the importance of managing your bankroll in both poker and dating. From then on, I stayed within my means when going out to meet women and also when taking them on dates.
A good example of this would be if you have top pair, but a really tight player suddenly starts betting like they have the nuts. Bad beats often spark tilt, while outside factors can also influence bad poker decisions. Dating is no different; one or more gaffes with a woman can accelerate your bad decisions and make you look like a jerk. She tells you what she does for a living You forget and ask her later in the date what she does.
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