He looks intimidating
If this is happening, just bite the bullet and ask if they actually want to hang out soon. Image source:i Stock Or, you know, a LOT braggadocio. Like, he's somehow managed to mention his GPA, position on the lacrosse team, and the summer home his family has in one breath.
This can be equal parts exasperating and endearing, usually, but you can chalk it up to them being impressed by your resume. You can use this as an opportunity to toot your own horn a little.
Image source:i Stock He hints at "hanging out" and "chilling soon" and "doing something over the weekend," but won't actually make any concrete plans.
Chances are, he's trying to suss out how you feel about hanging out one-on-one without having to stick his neck out and actually ask you.
If you always seem to think a guy likes you only to be left with more questions than answers whenever you see them, they could be intimidated by you.
Since it was forced on them, they ''had'' to pick up those skills simply to survive.
For example, if he looks at you and then tells the whole group that he’s leaving and you all should come, that’s the most he’ll talk to you if he’s really intimidated by you.
However, this is another tricky sign a guy is intimidated by you because he could just simply need to address the whole group as one.
Their actions will usually revolve around trying to make normal people acknowledge their true self, while avoiding that the thugs around them learn the truth about the same.
This can often result in a delinquent who doesn't act like a delinquent.