When a man is unfaithful to his partner it creates some very hurtful emotions. Of course, the person being cheated on feels the brunt of the hurt, but believe it or not, if your man genuinely cares about you, it also creates some very uncomfortable feeling for him.
Him feeling bad about what he has done, in no way, excuses his actions, and it likely isn't going to make you feel any better about it. Getting caught cheating really makes a man reflect on his relationship. If he's thinking these things, it may be possible to work things out.
Do I tell the entire truth?
If a man is really remorseful about being unfaithful, he will come clean about everything in an effort to start fresh. Keeping secrets at this point will hinder the growth process if he wants to change and be faithful. If he continues to hide things from you, he's sorry that he got caught, not for cheating.
Was it worth it?
Cheating could cause you to lose your relationship and so much more if you are married with a family and have financial obligations together. Cheating can totally change your life. At the very least, it will cause serious relationship issues with your partner for until things can be worked out.
I really hurt my partner.
It's easy to say that a man who truly loves you won't be cheating on you in the first place. That's somewhat true, but sometimes people make bad decisions. For a man that genuinely loves his partner, the most hurtful part about getting caught cheating is knowing that you hurt that special someone because of a selfish decision.
I can fix this.
Men who get caught cheating for the first time tend to think they can fix the hurt that they have caused. Eventually, he realizes the only thing he can do is let his partner know how sorry he is and that he wants to work on the relationship while waiting for time to heal his partner's, broken heart.
Will my partner ever trust me again?
Once trust is betrayed in any relationship, it is difficult to build it back up. He has to decide how hard he is willing to work to earn her trust again.