Some men are not known for their capability of expressing their emotions. It can be hard to make into words just exactly what the mind and heart are feeling.

For those men, they prefer to let their actions speak louder than their words.

Men are brought up in today's society with expectations that they become the pillars of support for friends, family and loved ones. Showing emotion isn't considered "manly" by our peers.

But, when we finally decide to bring down the walls and let a person in, we make sure they know how much they're loved.

Here are five things a man does when he's truly in love:

He loves his partner for who they are, not what they look like

Ironically enough, as the world shifts more towards superficial beauty and a hook-up style culture, more and more men are choosing women for who they are rather than who looks the best.

Men that have fallen for their partners embrace them in every way. They've fallen in love with each and every flaw or imperfection they have, and want nothing more than to support that person's dreams.

He protects his partner

Men who are truly in love are always on guard of their partner, making sure both physical and emotional harm never reach their loved one. They're always ready to stand in harm's way if it means the safety of their partner.

Additionally, they never ever think to hit or abuse the people they love.

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