If your partner texts too much, it’s not only irritating, but it could unhealthy.Keeping in touch with your significant other throughout the day can be thoughtful, but constant contact may be a sign of controlling behavior.Consider talking to your partner about giving you a little bit of space.

You have the right to be in a safe and healthy relationship free from all types of abuse.

The point of that short, extremely sad, little tale is this: We have become so programmed to accept texts as the main form of communication, that when the guy we like actually calls to ask us out on a date, we are a little taken aback.

It doesn’t really matter how you are going to entertain yourself in that 45 minutes, but you’ve been informed that the other party will eventually arrive and is not dead, which is apparently is sufficient excuse. The Let’s Text Tomorrow to Figure It Out Text otherwise known as The We Likely Won’t Be Meeting Up Tomorrow Text. And the guy you met on Hinge sends you an i Message when you happen to be on Wi Fi.“Hey when are you getting back? And then on said date and time your plane lands and you text.“Hey I’m here.”“Cool.

You know the conversation, the guy you like is finally moving from a fully text based relationship to an actual face-to-face situation. And then you ask,“So when/where do you want to meet up.” He responds that you two will figure it out over text the next day.

And what's worse, we may even revere said guy as some sort of God for actually doing, let's be honest, what he's supposed to do.

Look, I'm not denying texting is great — we all do it, it's convenient, and honestly (and evidently from my momentary freak out), we're not all big phone talkers.

Whether you feel like your partner is already using their cell phone in an abusive way or you’re trying to prevent it, here are tips to keep you safe and healthy: If you are feeling threatened or suffocated by your partner’s constant calls or texts, it may be a sign that you are in an unhealthy and potentially abusive relationship.

When your partner says or does things that make you afraid, lowers your self-esteem or manipulates you, it is called verbal or emotional abuse.

Keep track of threatening texts and think about talking to someone you trust about what is happening.