Will A Cancer Man Make The First Move? Find Out Here

by Anna Kovach, relationship astrologer
So you’ve got your eye on a tasty Cancer man and though he seems to be interested in you, he hasn’t asked you out or made a move. Keep reading...

So you’ve got your eye on a tasty Cancer man and though he seems to be interested in you, he hasn’t asked you out or made a move yet. So, will a Cancer man make the first move? A million-dollar question!

The Cancer man is very kind, soft-hearted, and shy but he can also at least flirt. He feels things deeply and when he finally does meet the right woman, he falls hard. This might make you wonder “do Cancers make the first move?”

Cancer men are one of the caretakers of the Zodiac. He absolutely wants to find the right woman to settle down with, marry, and have children with.

He’s seeking the right partner to form a happy family, but will a Cancer man make the first move? Keep reading for helpful information.

Are Cancer Men Shy To Make The First Move?

Cancer men may struggle to put their emotions and inner state of being into words, as it is so unacceptable for men to be this way according to society.

This would make them shy. They understand the world in such an emotional way that words can fail to describe the feelings within them. As a result, they can be quiet and introspective in general. These men are most definitely shy and introverted.

Cancer men are shyer than they seem and sometimes need a bit of encouragement to make the first move. So if you’ve wondered why he hasn’t tried to ask you out, this is likely the reason.

Will A Cancer Man Make The First Move?

A Cancer man can be the most nurturing man a woman has ever met, and that’s how they become addicted to his energy. He is an incredible partner because of his natural intuition and sensitivity. These guys are ruled by the Moon, and so the changeable, soft internal processes of the Moon are where the Cancer man can thrive.

This world can be quite tough for him, but with the right woman, he can soar to new heights. A Cancer man has a sensitive nature; therefore, he is protective and cautious when it comes to matters of the heart.

He may be reserved and hesitant to make a first move. He values emotional security, and establishing a strong emotional connection may take time for him.

Generally speaking, the best would be to encourage a Cancer man to make a first move by creating a warm and safe atmosphere where he would feel safe.

It is essential to build strong emotional closeness and to make yourself trustworthy so that your shy Cancer man may feel encouraged to take the initiative.

How To Get A Cancer Man To Initiate Contact With You

A Cancer man not making a move is not a rare phenomenon. If you want to win him over,  you’re going to have to do something about it; otherwise, he may or may not ever actually get around to asking you out on a date. Furthermore, he may not even be sure if you’re interested in him at all.

Here’s how to show your Cancer man you care about him <<

Let him know how you feel, and then let him decide how he’d like to proceed from there. He’ll be appreciative of your candor and honesty.

It gives him a sense of security when a woman he likes asks him out. He knows he won’t get rejected and that he now has a way to get closer to her.

It may not be in your nature to make the first move, but if you want to be with a Cancer man, you’re going to have to step out of your norm and try something new. He may be well worth the risk in the long run.

After you make the first move and it goes well, he’ll take it from there.

Why Is Cancer Man Slow To Make A Move?

Just like most people, the Cancer man is afraid that he’s going to invest all his flirting techniques in someone who will not appreciate it or reciprocate. That means that if you’re into him, you’re going to have to kick up the heat.

I mean, let him know you like him and ask him out yourself. He’ll be perfectly comfortable with you asking him out. In fact, he’ll be thrilled that you knew what you wanted and went for it.

Cancer men love strong women who know what they want and don’t settle for less. Taking that next step to see if he wants to go have coffee, dessert, lunch, or dinner will show him that you want more than what you have with him.

Also, there is a bit more to it. A Cancer man is literally afraid to ask a woman out. Not that she’s going to say no, but that it may lead to a relationship that he may or may not be ready for. His emotions go back and forth a lot, so he’s not always sure whether or not he’s ready for a new relationship.

If you’re interested in a Cancer man, by all means, go for it! Even if you also get nervous doing such things, get out of your comfort zone and ask this sexy man out. It may be the best thing you do for yourself in life.

He could be the love of your life who treats you like a queen. Don’t you deserve a man who gives you undying devotion and adoration? If you know you do, do not let the Cancer man slip through your hands.

Read nextIs Your Cancer Man Using You? Check these warning signs he is playing you <<

Do Cancers Want You To Make The First Move?

Due to their nurturing nature and enhanced sensitivity, a Cancer man will not likely make the first move but will appreciate you making it instead. This is a situation in which you’re going to have to turn the heat up so that he understands what you want and what you’re interested in.

Don’t be afraid to make a move with a Cancer man. Be more obvious, or just outright tell him that you’ve got a thing for him and would like to explore more if he’s down with it. Sometimes you’ve got to take a risk to get something truly magnificent.

Clearly, if you’ve been flirting back and forth with him, he’s somewhat paying attention. Now he just needs to know you want more than just flirting. Use all your inner strength and desire!

Here’s how to show a Cancer man that you’re interested (without seeming needy) <<

Stop Worrying About Your Cancer Man…

It can be SO painful to worry about how to make things work with a Cancer man who won’t commit.

I know. I’ve been there with many of my friends dating Cancer guys. I remember my very close friend crying herself to sleep at night, worried that her man would never commit to her.

She lost sleep, time, and even work hours, all because she couldn’t figure out how to capture his heart and get him to commit.

As a friend, it was hard to watch her go through that. But I knew how good he was for her, and I didn’t want her to give up on him.

Even when our other friends were telling her to move on, I could see that he was the most incredible man she had ever met.

How could she just give up on that?

But it wasn’t easy. It took a LOT of work…

She had to learn how to speak a different language… his love language <<

And it worked!! So if you are ready to sleep like a baby… Knowing your Cancer man is MADLY in love with you… And never feel anxious about him again…

>> Go here now and learn how to speak Cancer man’s love language.

xoxo, Anna

About Author

Hi, this is Anna Kovach. I am a professional Relationship Astrologer and author of dozens of bestselling books and programs. For over a decade I’ve been advising commitment-seeking women like you and helping them understand, attract and keep the man of their dreams using the astonishing power of astrology. Join over 250K subscribers on my newsletter or follow me on social media! Learn more about me and how I can help you here.

One thought on “Will A Cancer Man Make The First Move? Find Out Here

  1. Capricorn girl here. Been hanging out with a cancer man for a long time. We’ve become great friends and spend time together almost every day. I want more but can’t seem to push myself to make the first move and have no idea if he’s interested. We seem to have a strong emotional connection and are great friends but I’m getting frustrated waiting for more. Sometimes I feel like he’s on the same page and some days I feel like he not interested at all. Without diving in headfirst and risking an emotional train wreck how can I know what he wants?

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