The good news is that millions of men and women make it work, which is proof that it is possible.
Still, even though it can work in many cases, do you want to risk the odds?
These types typically don’t have a significant part of their personalities that is nurturing.
These men and women can and often do have children, but they usually find another partner to do the nurturing or they don’t care that much about their kids’ emotional needs. You have patience with children; you enjoy taking care of things, including children, plants, pets or people in need; you enjoy cooking for others; and you gladly take care of the people you care about when they’re sick.
But, he’ll be the first to tell you, it wasn’t always a piece of cake.