What could be more beautiful than being in a relationship with someone who loves you? But after all those botched relationships, when you believed it when the guy swore he loved you, you are not so confident that the man in your life today does.

You don’t want any disappointments down the road. You want the truth. But men are not so big on talking. Or are they? Men can say plenty, but not always in words. And so, here are 9 things that say that a man is in love with you.

1. Your happiness is a greater priority than his own

A man who loves you will want you to always be happy in life, and that you are never down. Therefore, he will try to put a smile on your face regardless of the cost – even if it means sacrificing his own happiness.

2. He respects you

He wants you to have a good impression of him, and that is why he will always be respectful towards you. Even if you treat him in a disrespectful manner, he still respects you because he genuinely cares and respects you because he knows you deserve it.

3. He trusts you

When a man loves you, he wants to know that he trusts you and he opens himself to you. He gets vulnerable around you, and he never wants you to feel unsafe around him.

4. He is always honest with you

One of the truest signs that a man loves you is that he will always be truthful with you. It is an especially good sign when he can be truthful even when that might get him into problems with you. He never wants you to catch him in a lie which is why he has resolved to be respectful towards you at any cost.

5. He listens keenly to what you say

Communication is important in a relationship, and we know that on a subconscious level. So, if the guy really pays attention to what you say and is a good listener, and he wants you to feel free sharing your thoughts with him.

6. He notices little things

When a man is in love, the small details don’t pass him unnoticed. He never takes anything for granted, and even the smallest things about your relationship are given a lot of attention.

7. He genuinely cares for your family

A man who loves you will not just care about you, but your family as well. Anyone you care about will be important to him.

8. He makes an effort

A man who is in love will want the relationship to last. Consequently, he makes an effort to make the relationship work. He knows that good and worthwhile relationships take work, and he is willing to put in the effort.

9. He tries to make your life easy

When a man loves you, he makes an effort to make your life easy and comfortable, even when it means making a sacrifice to run errands for you so that you don’t have to deal with them yourself.