Dating can be pretty complicated, and you can never truly know what someone is thinking unless you ask them — that is, if they actually tell you the truth. Fortunately, there’s astrology, which can give you insight into what may be going on in your love interest’s head as long as you know their zodiac sign. If you’re into someone who runs a little hot and cold, is on the shy side, or seems to have a mutual attraction but is hesitant to do anything about it, you may be dealing with one of four zodiac signs that will take forever to admit they like you.
“Air is changeable, fire burns bright, and water is always flowing,” Reed says. “Earth is steady as can be, which means they are more pragmatic when it comes to all things, including love.”
To be fair, all signs have their reasons for taking their time to confess their feelings. But in general, earth signs tend to be a bit shyer when it comes to letting you know that they're into you. According to Reed, they also prefer to move slowly due to their cautious nature, but they’re not the only signs that tend to protect their hearts.
So with that, here are the four zodiac signs that will take forever to admit they like you.