A soul mate is someone with whom you’re supposed to be inseparable.
But that feeling of being connected to someone doesn’t always mean that they feel the same way.
Here are 11 subtle signs you’re in a one-sided soul tie relationship!
1) You feel a constant need to be around them
The first sign of a one-sided soul tie relationship is a constant need to be around the other that is not reciprocated.
This one is pretty simple: if you find that you’re always the one initiating contact or hanging out, then it’s a sign that they don’t feel the same way.
It’s possible they’re just busy, but if this happens regularly and you feel like they’re not making an effort to be around you, it’s time to consider the fact that they might not be as into you as you are into them.
You see, when you’re in a happy, two-sided relationship, both partners put in equal efforts to see each other.
When you feel like you just have to be around them but they don’t feel the same, the soul tie might be one-sided.
2) You’re constantly putting your partner’s needs before yours
There’s no denying that you have a deep connection with your partner, but if you’re putting their needs before yours, it is possible that the connection is one-sided.
Turns out that in a reciprocal soul-tie relationship, both partners take care of each other’s needs in a healthy way.
When the relationship becomes toxic to the point where you put your partner’s needs before your own, that’s when it’s time to evaluate the situation.
What to do: Spend time on your own schedule and priorities.
Set boundaries with your partner to make sure you respect yourself too.
If they don’t respect that boundary, it might be time for a conversation about what you both want from the relationship.
3) A gifted advisor confirms it
The signs I’m revealing in this article will give you a good idea about whether or not you’re in a one-sided soul-tie relationship.
But could you get even more clarity by speaking to a gifted advisor?
Clearly, you have to find someone you can trust. With so many fake experts out there, it’s important to have a pretty good BS detector.
After going through a messy soul-tie breakup, I recently tried Psychic Source. They provided me with the guidance I needed in life, including who I am meant to be with.
I was actually blown away by how kind, caring, and genuinely helpful they were.
A gifted advisor can not only tell you if your relationship is one-sided, but they can also reveal all your love possibilities and what to do next.
4) Your partner wants space from you
If your partner wants to spend time apart from you, it could be a sign of a one-sided soul tie relationship.
It’s not uncommon for partners to need some space from each other in order to maintain balance in their relationships, don’t get me wrong.
But if they want more than just space and they’re exhibiting signs of wanting to break up with you, that’s a clear sign that there may be one-sided feelings.
You see, soul-ties are strong connections, and when both partners feel it, then they usually don’t want to spend a lot of time apart.
So: if your partner wants space, they might not feel as strongly about you.
In that case, communication is key, maybe they have a reason for needing some space!
5) You can’t stand being apart from them
This is a pretty obvious sign that you’ve got a one-sided soul tie.
If you’re constantly thinking about the other person, feeling uneasy or upset when they’re not around, and you can’t stand being apart from them, then this is probably what it is.
This sentiment can become unhealthy very quickly and it’s important to address this issue as soon as possible.
What to do: Take a step back and evaluate the situation.
Try to understand why you’re feeling this way, and if there’s a chance that your partner feels the same.
If so, talk about it! Not only will this help you both communicate clearly, but it will also help you find out what’s really going on.
If you find yourself in this type of situation and you know the other person doesn’t have those same feelings for you, then it’s time to consider your next steps.
6) There is a betrayal in the relationship
A betrayal in any relationship is a sign that things are not going well.
But when you have a soul tie, it’s often more of a sign of a one-sided soul tie.
The betrayal in this type of relationship is when one person doesn’t feel the same way about the other as they do.
You may find that you’re doing everything for them, but feel like you’re not getting anything back.
If you find that one person is always giving and the other is always taking, then there’s clearly something wrong with your connection.
It’s time to take a step back and reevaluate what’s been happening between the two of you!
I know, if you are in a soul-tie it feels as if the worst thing in the world would be losing them, but that’s not true.
The one thing that is way worse is losing yourself in the process.
Think about how you want to be treated and whether your partner is actually doing that for you.
7) Your friends are worried about you
When you’ve got a one-sided soul tie, your friends will start to worry about you.
This is because when you have a soul mate, your friends are usually on the same page as you and see how good you are for each other.
But with a one-sided relationship, it’s different – they can see that there is something not quite right.
You might be getting frustrated or angry at things they don’t think are worth being stressed out about.
Or perhaps they notice how much effort you put into the relationship without getting anything out of it.
This will make your friends really worried about you and want to help you fix the issue, but they may not know what to do!
Of course, your life is your life, but listen to your friends from time to time! They know you very well and have a unique perspective that you might not be able to see.
And if you don’t want to talk to your friends about this?
Earlier, I mentioned how helpful the advisors at Psychic Source were when I was facing difficulties in life.
Although there’s much we can learn about a situation from articles like this, nothing can truly compare to receiving a personalized reading from a gifted person.
From giving you clarity on the situation to supporting you as you make life-changing decisions, these advisors will empower you to make decisions with confidence.
8) There’s abuse in the relationship
If you find yourself in a situation where one person is abusive and the other is not, this is a sign of a one-sided soul tie.
An abusive relationship also usually involves manipulation, as the abuser will do anything to keep their victim close.
This type of abuse can affect your mental health, so if you find yourself being manipulated into staying with someone who hurt you or doesn’t care about your feelings, it’s time to break the ties that bind.
You are most definitely in a one-sided soul-tie, as a mutual connection means that it is loving and not abusive.
If you need any help, talk to your friends, family, or a trusted professional about your situation.
Trust me, it’s not worth staying with someone like this, that is not your soulmate.
9) You feel overly dependent on that person
One of the most obvious signs is feeling overly dependent on that person.
It’s natural to want someone in your corner and to lean on them when you need it.
But if you feel like they are your only friend, they are your only support system, and you can’t imagine life without them, then there may be a problem.
You should always have other friends and family who know about your relationship so that you never become too reliant on one person.
It’s important to maintain those relationships because they help ground us, keep us level-headed, and remind us we’re not alone in this world.
You shouldn’t have to sacrifice all of your healthy relationships for the sake of your one soul mate!
When you feel completely dependent to an unhealthy level, it might be time to reevaluate the situation.
10) You feel obsessed with your partner
If you find yourself constantly thinking about your partner, it could be a sign of obsession.
And that obsession isn’t healthy. It’s possible to love someone and still focus on other things in life. It doesn’t need to consume you altogether.
When you are utterly obsessed with your partner while they don’t seem to feel the same way, that can be a sign of a one-sided soul-tie.
Obsession can quickly become toxic in a relationship and you should pay attention to that.
Try talking to outsiders like friends, family, or a therapist about how you feel to get a neutral opinion.
11) You feel entrapped in the soul-tie
If you feel like you can’t live without the other person, that could be a sign of a one-sided soul tie.
Soul mates are supposed to be partners, not a person who holds all the power in the relationship.
The problem is that people who have a one-sided soul tie will often feel trapped in their relationship because they’re so dependent on the other person for their happiness and well-being.
The problem is, usually, these people know in their hearts that the connection is not reciprocated, but they can’t get themselves to break free.
This can lead to an unhealthy cycle of abuse or manipulation.
If you find yourself feeling as though you can’t get out of this soul-tie without ruining your life, it’s time to break it off with your partner and start looking for someone else.
No matter where you are in life, you will always be okay, even if you break up, believe me!
You deserve a reciprocated love
All in all, I just want to say that you deserve a love that is two-sided and makes you feel just as loved as you make them feel.
If that’s not the case, it might be better to go and find your true soulmate.
This can be hard, but trust me, you will be okay without this person and you will find someone who is even better for you.
We’ve covered one-sided soul-ties, but if you want to get a completely personalized explanation of this situation and where it’ll lead you in the future, I recommend speaking to the folks over at Psychic Source.
I mentioned them earlier on. When I got a reading from them, I was blown away by how kind and genuinely helpful they were.
Not only can they give you more direction on your relationship and what to do, but they can advise you on what’s really in store for your future.