So although the nature of rejection is different for the two sexes, it is equally necessary for both.
A man gains nothing from staying on his side of the street when a beautiful woman passes on the other; a woman gains nothing from perpetuating a relationship in which she constantly .
Although she can improve her chances by making herself more attractive, she can't just approach men at will without being seen as crazy or desperate.
She has to wait until another man (that she likes) approaches her.
It’s a pattern of behavior, not a permanent designation or identity.
Though she faces fewer rejections, she also faces fewer opportunities, so the rejections she does endure have more impact.
While women typically get rejected when a man walks away after an initial encounter or date, men typically get rejected when they approach.
When a girl complains about a guy who stops returning her calls, my first instinct is to tell her "You think that's bad?
I was rejected more times in the last month than you've been rejected in your entire life.