Become an EF Member. Most people want to take care of others, especially their partners, and many of us enjoy being taken care of. If you look for flaws as a means of finding a purpose or direction for the relationship, that speaks more to issues you might want to address within yourself. A better question would be"Do women have this hero syndrome toward men". They are proud to assert that they are better than these boys, and can heal the emotional wounds they have caused. Guys with savior complexes want the story of your life to go like this: Sure, we can all recognize that fairytales are exaggerated — not to mention depressingly heteronormative — but there are certain aspects of that narrative that endure.
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