9 Ways a Japanese Girlfriend Can Feel Stressed about Her New Boyfriend

The period when you first start dating is often the most enjoyable and fun time in a relationship. But when you are unable to mutually understand each other, even little things can cause stress. So we surveyed our female Sugoren readers to discover the “things about a new boyfriend that can stress a girl out.”

1. Keeping reminders of his ex-girlfriend, like photos or her personal possessions, in his room.

“I can’t understand why he wouldn’t throw out his ex-girlfriend’s things. But I don’t want to seem like a jealous nag by saying it, either.” This puts a woman in a complicated position. If those mementos are important to you, be considerate to her and keep them under wraps.