Have you had a fling with a married man? Perhaps you even fell for him a little bit?
This is a tricky situation, after all, you might not know what to do and how to feel.
First, it’s always important to gauge his intentions so that you can figure out your own feelings afterward.
To help you with that, here are 5 signs a married man will contact you again and 5 signs he won’t!
Signs he will contact you again
1) He kept tabs on your love life
The first sign that he will actually contact you again is if he kept tabs on your love life.
You see, this is a sign that he actually started to develop feelings for you.
If he didn’t care about what happened to you and your love life, he would have just left it alone.
But if he did keep tabs on you, that means that he cares enough to know what’s going on in your life.
At that point, he will definitely also want to reach out again, given that he’s already developed feelings for you.
Now, of course, there are situations when he will be scared by his feelings and try to cut you off, so it’s not easy to say for sure – but your chances are pretty good if he kept tabs on your love life!
But if he wants to know about your love life, there’s a chance he told you about his, too:
2) He told you about his wife
When a married man is open with you and tells you about his wife, that’s a sign that he trusts you and wants to contact you again.
He doesn’t want to hide the fact that he’s married, but rather wants you to be in on his secret.
He wants to come clean with you, and that’s a good sign that he’ll contact you again.
If he didn’t want to contact you again, he would have just kept his mouth shut about his wife and wouldn’t have told you about her in the first place.
But if he did tell you about his wife, there’s a pretty good chance that he wants to see you again.
You see, married men don’t want drama, so if he told you about his wife, that means that he is serious about you.
Speaking of things getting serious…
3) He emphasized the similarities you two shared
You will know that a married man will definitely contact you again if he starts to emphasize the things you two have in common.
It’s a sign that he cares about you, so if he tells you about the similarities and differences between the two of you, it means that he cares enough to talk about it.
He’s trying to make sure that you know that there are things that you have in common and doesn’t want to lose you because of it.
So, if he did tell you about those things and emphasized them, there’s a pretty good chance that he will contact you again!
You see, for a lot of married men, hooking up with someone else is just that – a physical connection, nothing more.
If a man actually starts to swoon over how much you have in common, that’s a sign that he wants to see you again.
This man might actually be developing feelings for you, so that’s a good sign he will contact you again!
4) He made sure to make time for you
On the topic of developing feelings, you’ll also notice that you were a priority for him.
You see, if a man truly likes you, he’ll make sure to make time for you, no matter how busy he is.
If you’re constantly being put on the back burner, that’s a sign that you’re not a priority for him.
But if he really cares about you, he’ll make sure to carve out some time to see you – no matter how busy he is.
That’s a great sign that he will contact you again!
So, if this guy made time for you and made sure to see you, then there’s a pretty good chance that he will contact you again!
Usually, their wives and kids will come first, but if he makes time for you specifically, that tells you that he will definitely reach out to you again.
After all, he really cares about you.
5) You get a gut feeling
Last but not least, a sign that he will contact you again is that you get a gut feeling.
I know, it’s weird and hard to explain, but if you just get the feeling that he will contact you again, then that’s a good sign!
You know his personality and how he acts so you can tell if he seems like the type of guy who would contact you again.
If you get a gut feeling that he will, then there’s a pretty good chance that he will contact you!
So, if your gut tells you that this married man will contact you again, then it’s likely that he will.
After all, your gut wouldn’t lie to you now would it?
The thing is, especially when it comes to things like love, our gut knows a lot more than we think.
Our gut knows whether or not a guy will contact us again, and it also knows if he likes us.
So, if your gut tells you that this married man will contact you again, then it’s likely that he will!
Now you know the signs that a married man will contact you again.
Just remember to really pay attention to how the last date went and whether or not the guy seemed genuinely interested in you.
Let’s look at the opposite:
Signs he won’t contact you again
1) He was distant the last time you saw him
When a guy is distant for no apparent reason, there is usually something going on.
If this married man was distant the last time you met, there is a chance that he will not contact you again.
If he was distant, then it’s likely that he was distracted.
He may not have been thinking about you, or he may have been thinking about something else.
But what’s also likely is that he was thinking about his decision to end things with you.
You see, there’s a reason why he was distant.
He was just trying to figure things out in his head, and he may have even come to a decision that he won’t contact you again.
Maybe he wants to stay loyal to his family or he simply didn’t like you anymore – either way, that’s a sign.
2) He got mad when you asked about his wife or family
When you notice a guy getting mad once you ask about his wife or family, that’s a pretty huge sign that he might not contact you again.
He may have been trying to hide the fact that he has a wife, or he may have been trying to hide the fact that he doesn’t want a relationship with you anymore.
Either way, his reaction is telling you that he feels threatened by your curiosity and so his answer to that might be to never reach out to you again.
You see, some married men really regret seeing someone else, and so if you remind him of his wife and family, that might make him feel so guilty that he gets mad.
And if he gets mad, then it’s likely that he won’t contact you again.
On a similar note:
3) He doesn’t share details about his real life
How well do you know the man you were seeing? Did he ever share details about his real life?
If he didn’t, then it’s likely that he won’t contact you again.
He may have been secretive because he didn’t want you to know that he was married, or he may have just been secretive because he wanted that to be a one-time thing.
The truth is, a married man who wants a future with you or wants to keep contacting you will be honest about his life, will tell you about his job and his children, and will share details about his marriage.
If he doesn’t, then it’s likely that he isn’t going to reach out to you again.
So if he doesn’t share details about his real life, then it’s likely that he won’t contact you again.
But if you are seeing him, you can’t pressure him into talking about this stuff.
It has to come 100% from him – as soon as you push him, he might either get mad or shut down completely, so you need to wait for him to be ready to talk.
4) You always came second to his wife
Remember how earlier I mentioned that if you are a priority for him and he makes time for you, he’ll contact you again?
Well, the other way around, if you always came second to his wife, then he isn’t going to contact you again.
If the man you were seeing always prioritized his wife, that’s a pretty big sign that he doesn’t want to be with you.
He may have just been using you for sex or affection, or he may have really liked seeing you but didn’t want a relationship with you.
You see, it’s not easy to gauge why exactly a man will act the way he does, but one thing is for sure, you were not his priority.
Either way, if he always came second to his wife, then it’s likely that he won’t contact you again.
5) He doesn’t ask about your life
The last sign that you will never hear from him again is when he never asked about your life.
It’s a pretty simple sign – if he never asked about your life, then it’s likely that he doesn’t care about you or want to hear from you again.
You see, if you were seeing a married man and he didn’t ask about your life, then it’s likely that he won’t contact you again.
This is an important sign to pay attention to because when a man cares about your life and wants to hear from you, it means that he wants to be with you and has a connection with you.
If the man didn’t care about your life or wanted to hear from you again, then it’s likely that he isn’t going to contact you again.
The thing is, if you care about someone, you want to know about their life.
You’ll figure out what they do for work, what their hobbies are, who they are dating,…
If this guy never made an effort to actually get to know you, then he only used you for sex or attention.
Either way, if he never asked about your life and you were seeing him, it’s unlikely that he’ll contact you again.
Final thoughts – listen to your heart
Look, I’m not here to judge, I know that if you ended up in a situation with a married man, it was probably a complicated situation, to begin with.
Now: if you are waiting for him to contact you again, I do have a piece of advice for you: don’t waste your time waiting for a married man to get back to you – live your life!
You see, if he is going to reach out to you again, you can still change your mind and consider being with him, but for now, see other people, work on yourself, and simply live your life!
You deserve to be with someone who loves you fully and not someone who makes you wait and wonder about their intentions.
Listen to your heart and what it tells you, but don’t forget to also stay rational about the whole situation.
If you have a gut feeling that he won’t contact you again, then trust that feeling and don’t wait for him to contact you.
In the end, if he doesn’t contact you again, it’s better to know now so that you can move on and find someone who will prioritize you every step of the way.
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