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Do you feel safe in your relationship?

My Dating Bill of Rights

I Have the Right:

  • To ask for a date
  • To refuse a date
  • To suggest activities
  • To refuse any activity
  • To have my own feelings and communicate them
  • To have my values and limits respected
  • To tell my partner when I want affection
  • To refuse affection
  • To have friends and space aside from my partner
  • To make mistakes
  • To say "NO" and be heard
  • I Have the Responsibility:

  • To choose my limits and values
  • To communicate clearly and honestly
  • To respect the limits and values of my partner
  • To respect the feelings of my partner
  • To give my partner space if he/she wants it
  • To ask for help when I need it
  • To learn from my mistakes