One of the worst-case relationship scenarios: you meet a charming man, fall in love with him and realize that you want to grow old with him. It can be painful to know that he doesn't think the same way. It turns out he is a player – and you are not the only woman he is playing with.

It is crucial to know the alarming signs he is a player before you fall in love with him. So how do you know if your partner is a player?

Life is too short to be dating players. So if you want to meet someone special, you should know how to differentiate a player from a keeper. Are you interested? Scroll down to read this article right now.

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What makes a man a “player”?

A player is a guy who likes playing with women. He knows how to win a woman’s heart, but once he gets bored, he leaves his victim.

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#1. He will act weird

A player will always try to keep his privacy. If a man is trying to hide his phone, it means he has something to hide from you.

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#2. He will introduce his girlfriend as a friend

A real player is afraid of commitments. If a man introduces you as a friend, it means he has someone else, or he just wants to look single to have fun with different women.

#3. He will never be there for you

If you cannot rely on a partner, you don't need this person. If a man always cancel your common plans to spend time with other people, he just doesn't care about you.

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What makes a man a “keeper”?

A keeper is a partner who you can rely on. If he truly loves you, he will do everything to grow old with you. Keepers are the best men you can find to build a happy, strong family. How to recognize a keeper?

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#1. He will remember little details and dates

A keeper will bring you your favorite fruits, when you are sick. He will go with you to see a movie you wanted to see. He will listen to you carefully, as you are important to him.

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#2. He will make an effort to make you smile

A true keeper will do everything to make you happier. He will cook for you your favorite pizza, even if he is an awful cook. He will take you from the airport, even if it is late night. He will be always ready to help you.

#3. He is a true gentleman

A keeper does not necessarily need to be rich, but he should be kind and gentle to you. A good man is a man who treats you like his mother.

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