by Heather, a loveisrespect Advocate
We’ve all seen the movies and heard the songs about whirlwind romances that turn into lifelong soulmates…but unfortunately here at loveisrespect we often hear another tune: one where being swept off your feet leaves you flat on your back. We know that people who behave abusively towards their romantic partners are often very charming and manipulative and, initially at least, can seem perfect. For this reason, love at first sight can be a dangerous idea. Here are some red flags to look out for if you’re wondering if your partner or relationship is too good to be true.