Flirting's a language - and just like with any other language, no one's born a fluent flirt.
If you want to know how to flirt like a pro, you've got to learn the signs.
Explore and encourage the long list of things they want to do, learn and create and all the things they love about life — beyond other people.
This will help them remember what they have to live for when they get hurt.
The fall formal dance was just a week away and I was hoping a boy I liked would ask me to go with him.