Question No. 7: What's a lovestruck girl to do?

Has this ever happened to you? You like someone. They like someone else. Boo!

That's what's going on with Lovestruck and she'd like some advice.

Dear PLS,
A year ago, a boy in my class liked me. After a few months,he announced to the whole class that he liked another girl. After a few days, I liked him back. My friends say that he still likes me. But some of my other friends say that he still likes other girls. What should I do?
Lovestruck, 11

Sometimes, I wonder: If I could read minds, would I? What I mean is do I really want to know how my crush really feels about me? It sounds like Lovestruck wishes she could read her crush's mind. But you can't - all you can do is be kind and friendly. I think if he likes you, it will show, even if he's shy. And if you don't get good vibes, still be your nice, friendly self but move on.

Agree or disagree, Pink Locker girls?

Think pink!


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Anonymous Josie said...

Keep your head up!

March 23, 2011 at 9:28 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Liking people is definitely one of the most confusing thing to deal with. It's not rocket science, though! I would stay friends with the guy. If he ends up liking you, great! If he doesn't, then at least you didn't go all out into your relationship. The thing is that you're sure about your own feelings, right? So you have to let him come out when he's sure about his own. If you truly like him, you might wait for his opinion to be expressed, and after you've had enough of his silence, move on.

March 24, 2011 at 5:10 AM  
Anonymous Kiki said...

I like my ex still... And I broke up with HIM!

March 24, 2011 at 6:32 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hey kid, hang in there. its just gossip. he might like you but he might of said he likes the other girl because he knew that you knew he liked you. remember, boys are like poker players but instead of their cards they hide their feelings. to boys those are secrets.

March 24, 2011 at 6:07 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

this guy in my class used to like me and I liked him. I was heartbroken that the next year he didn't like me. But i never gave up and i think he likes me a little bit more!

March 27, 2011 at 10:50 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

the only reason i know how to respond is because it was in my favorite show-glee :)- say something like... (using jemma as an example) forrest,your...(say whatever you like about him,if you just like a guy cause hes hot-get over it)...and i really really think we could make a good couple (if he has a girlfriend say)... better than you and your (his girlfriends name.)
this information comes from a tomboy-i know what i'm talking about.

March 27, 2011 at 4:34 PM  
Anonymous HillFilly said...

Hey kiki?Why did you break up with him??

March 28, 2011 at 4:09 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

well i kinda have the same situation i like a boy named jacob and we went out and like an hour later he broke me into pieces and im mad and i asked him "why go out with me if your just going to brake yp with me?" he told me "i wanted to make you happ!" i thought 'yeah if your going to brake up with me im not happy!'

March 28, 2011 at 8:27 PM  
Anonymous marykate said...

i have a simialar issue. my crush is falling for my friend, kayla. i dont know if he still likes her. ps: he never liked me........or maybe he did

March 30, 2011 at 8:07 AM  
Anonymous Nikaykay said...

what are you stressed about, Lovestruck? When i liked a boy in my class, he was dating one of my friends...i didn't care because i texted him i liked him anyway! He sent me this long text but my stupid phone deleted it! Anyway, make HIM guess who YOU like and then if he guesses everyone other than himself, (in between switching classses) say "IT'S YOU DUMMY!" and if he says "you DO!?" and goes after you, then the rest is a piece of cake! P.S. practice first, NEVER mad lib, ALWAYS be yourself

March 30, 2011 at 5:37 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

just a tip something i got thrown in to head first, i told my crush i liked him (not thing anything would come of it0 and now he likes me bak we've hugged hes kissed me and every one says hes going to ask me to the dance and im not even sure i want to go out with any one! soo.. what im saying is be sure of what u want be fore u do anything if theres any chance he likes u.

April 2, 2011 at 12:17 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hey lovestruck,just play along and when the right time comes....admit it!


April 3, 2011 at 12:15 PM  
Anonymous Skyler said...

Well me and my friend go to this dance every friday because we like to party witch is really fun but this one time a guys sister asked me to dance with her brother I said no cause I don't want to get my hart broken like that.

April 3, 2011 at 10:39 PM  
Anonymous hehe ull never guess said...

i luv jakob _____. if u r looking at this then u r hotttttt

April 8, 2011 at 5:55 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

try asking him

April 9, 2011 at 12:18 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I liked a guy coz he was hot,fell into loads of trouble later. I still have not got over him but he just does not have a heart

April 14, 2011 at 6:59 AM  
Anonymous Estera said...

I like 4 or 3 guys, all at the same time. Maybe it's like that with your crush, too!

April 14, 2011 at 3:43 PM  
Anonymous Staples18 said...

I RLLY like this guy in my Class, and I think he likes me too! In fact, EVERYBODY thinks he likes me too! But the prob is, he's one of my really good guy friends, and I play sports with him all the time! Plus, I asked him who he likes, (but I was just joking around) and he said he'll only tell his two best friends! (Who Are Also My rlly good friends!) I mean, he's told me about the girls he's liked throughout the year, and one was even my BFF! but now, he won't tell me ANYTHING! Does anyone know how to help, and what this means?? Boys Are confusing! Thx! =) =P

April 16, 2011 at 7:52 PM  
Anonymous Lexie said...

To Staples18,
i think the reason he wont tell you anything about the girl he likes is probably because its you. if you think about it its a little embarrassing for him to tell you. Sure he's liked lots of girls including your BFF, but the only reason he hasnt told you anything is because at that time when he was telling you who he fancies, it wasnt you. and now that it is you (there's a high chance) its embarrassing and he would be quite shy. And because he is shy it must show that he likes you a LOT. So just wait and im sure he'll come around, but if he doesn't then just confess. dot worry about getting your heart broken because if you're honest then positive things will come out. hope this helps!!! KEEP YOUR HOPES UP! GTG LEXIE OUT! xxx

April 19, 2011 at 9:56 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

ask him maybe he still likes you . one day he did !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

April 21, 2011 at 9:46 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Dear PLS,
I like this boy and I want to tell him but I am too shy and I have HUGE teeth people call me "Beaver" and "Buck Teeth".
Whats a girl to do?
A Lovestruck Girl With Huge Teeth

April 27, 2011 at 3:29 PM  
Anonymous beth said...

I REALLY like this guy that has a girlfriend!!!!! i just found out he had 1 today!!!! AHHHHHH! HELP

April 27, 2011 at 6:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I told my crush I liked him and now he is not my crush.................. he is my boyfriend :). But as long as you will be able to keep your head held high if all does not go as planed. Your friends will always be able to chear you up.

April 27, 2011 at 6:55 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

He may of said that to see your reaction because he wanted to see if you liked him for sure. This may sound unlikely but it is possible...

Good Luck

April 28, 2011 at 5:03 AM  
Anonymous beth said...

hey guys that guy brooke up w/ his girlfriend... FOR ME! I think hes gonna ask me out on monday... do u think i should say yes? i feel lik a boyfriend stealer?!?! HELP

April 28, 2011 at 3:47 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It depends because the girl he broke up with might not like you very much if you go out with him.Wait a few weeks, take some time get to know him a bit more before you agree to go out.Maybe you could also ask that girl(or her friend) if she got over him?

April 28, 2011 at 10:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

ok, I NEED HELP! my ex is still in love with me!!!! he even told me he did! now all my friends tease me abot it. i just dont like him, thats why i broke up with him!!! duuh [=
i want to tell him to leave me alone but i dont want to hurt his feelings...

signed-confused and frustrated

April 30, 2011 at 9:06 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i have the same problem. and that was in second Grade!!!!!!!!!! oh yeah all my crushes have something in common about their last name.

April 30, 2011 at 5:17 PM  
Anonymous beth said...

AHHHHH i neeeeeeedddd help, i really like that guy. Its been like a week now, is that long enough? i dont no the girl either she doesnt go to my schoool. If i said no how do i let him down gently?


May 2, 2011 at 9:15 PM  
Anonymous beth said...

He asked me out today...... I SAID NO!! feels great to be solo! :)

May 3, 2011 at 8:10 PM  
Anonymous tess said...

hey, its tess! im the one who said my ex is still in <3 with me and he told me- not sure y i put annonomus caause were all girls here! i can trust u guys, i dont realy know u guys though.... hehee think pink! -tess

May 7, 2011 at 8:54 AM  
Anonymous Thaanie said...

thats exactly my situation here.. LOVESTRUCK... :(((

May 8, 2011 at 6:23 AM  
Anonymous beth said...

I NEED HELP> ok i realllllyyyy liked this guy and he really likes me except his friend told me hes not gonna ask me out untill my boobs get bigger. i am so mad and hes a jerk should i tell him off? what should I say

May 18, 2011 at 6:58 PM  
Anonymous beth said...

I LOVE HIM. but i dont want to if he said that. i feel so insecure and i wish his friend never told me im just really upset about it i thought he was gonna ask me out and UGHH

May 18, 2011 at 7:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i totally get you.i have a guy friend im so in love with and the only other person who actually knows is my long time bff going on 11 yrs. just keep it cool. just become his friend, make sur he can confide in youand then gradually he`ll start to like you. true story.

May 19, 2011 at 10:23 AM  
Anonymous beth said...

No he lks me but the the whole thing his friend told me was REALLY JERKY and discusting and I hate him for it now but i stiill lk him, u know?

May 20, 2011 at 4:00 PM  
Anonymous dazzlingstar said...

hi!!im your anonymous friend who gave you the friend advice on may 19th 2011, beth. just follow my advice and guess what? he was flirting with me and we got partnered for math class. somtimes life rules right??

May 22, 2011 at 7:57 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I NEED HELP!!!ok, so i like this guy and i can tell he likes me, he shows all the sighs. i told him i like him and he was all like o... the next day a guy that i really dont like asked me out and i told him that i didnt like and that i liked someone else, in a nice way...i have been likeing my crush for about a year and i sometimes having the feeling that hes gonna ask me out, y does loving someone have to be so confusiug?

May 30, 2011 at 8:29 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

this boy i know we use to be friends/enemies but my friends told him i liked him and now its awkward i miss gr.5 and hate gr.6
help me how to get back to are old relationship!!!

June 5, 2011 at 7:48 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hey staples18

June 6, 2011 at 6:56 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i really whant to ask this guy out that i like any one have any tips

June 6, 2011 at 6:58 AM  
Anonymous beth said...

Can someone please help me with my question???

June 6, 2011 at 3:49 PM  
Anonymous Neave said...

I don't know what to do, I really like this guy, and sometimes I think he likes me too. But I also think that his best friend fancies me. I'm confused, please help!

June 29, 2011 at 3:18 PM  
Anonymous Beth said...

Jemma I really you to answer it i am begging you. PLEASE JEMMA PLEASE

August 22, 2011 at 3:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Maybe you can be friends with that boy. It is always nice to be friends with someone you like (not that I have a boyfriend).

September 20, 2011 at 11:18 AM  
Anonymous Kittykat said...

I am 11 and have the same problem as the person who asked the question what is a lovestruck girl to do but I know this boy use to like me and now I like him but he likes a prettier girl I think once you get to sixth grade you have to be pretty to have a boyfriend and now I am not as pretty as I was in forth grade and now I have started to have feelings for boys.

November 16, 2011 at 7:22 PM  
Anonymous t-swizzle said...

girl a year is like 10 years in guy-dating-years hes obviously a hormone crazed heartbreaker id just be like new yorkers and fogetaboutit

December 27, 2011 at 10:13 AM  
Anonymous Lovestruck said...

But i've moved on now ... he has too . He fallen for my best friend and my best friend has fallen for him too . So i think its best to let my bestfriend go with hime , right ? That is what friends do , right ? Im so confused about what has happened . If only i could turn back time ..

December 27, 2011 at 12:54 PM  
Anonymous t-swizzle said...

im so sorry lexi a tru best friend wouldnt go out w/ her bff's crush. its against girl code. and just plain rude.. good luck. <3 t-swizzle

January 2, 2012 at 6:46 PM  

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