Sorry is not tough word. But why it’s hard to apologizes and admit the fact that you made mistake. It might be some people taken as a sign of weakness or maybe of there defensive mechanism called “pride”.
In relationship, it doesn’t matter who first to say sorry. The important thing is you both learned from your mistake and take full responsibility for your actions.
At the end of the day, anything that brings you and another back together can’t be bad. Don’t get so hung up about who should say what.
Saying sorry to your partner and loved one isn’t gonna lose your manliness boys, its really something most women will appreciate if you do say sorry to them, and they can feel that it is sincerely done.