8 Moments When Japanese Women Took a Second Look at “Herbivore” Men

2. When they offered to carry heavy things without hesitation.

“He didn’t say anything, he just carried the heavy boxes for me as if it was his duty. It made me realize…he’s really a man,” recalls one Japanese woman in her late 20s. There are plenty of women who, upon seeing strength like that, will be impressed. If you know she may be moving soon or if she needs help shopping, volunteer to help her—it’s another chance to show her your true strength.