And if yours just so happens to be of you and the person you’re dating, it’s basically announcing that you’re in an exclusive relationship with them.
#4 Your friends and family refer to them as your girlfriend/boyfriend.
This is a habit of an exclusive couple, rather than a casual fling. Although this doesn’t sound like the typical sign, it is.
If you can order their dinner or a whole pizza and know exactly what they do or do not like, or how they like their food cooked, you’re already in an exclusive relationship. Nothing says “exclusive relationship” like leaving tooth brushes at each other’s places. [Read: 8 subtle signs your fling is turning into a real relationship] #13 You rarely feel awkward around them about anything.
When you’re thrust into the dating world, end up going on dates with a number of different people, and slowly find yourself dating the same person over and over, while also accepting fewer and fewer other dates, you’ve basically put yourself into a relationship.
Do you ever have a picture of you and your hookup or just the person you’re only barely seeing as your profile picture? Most of the time, your profile picture is reserved for people who mean more in your life.That’s why it’s so surprising when you realize that you are actually in an exclusive relationship: it’s actually the way that most healthy relationships should evolve.Signs you’re in an exclusive relationship already This has happened to me a couple of different times.If all joking is aside and they’re being serious about it, then the important people in your life referring to them as your boyfriend/girlfriend you correcting them is definitely an indicator of an exclusivity.[Read: 11 sure signs the guy you’re dating is a real keeper] #5 They’ve met important people in your life.