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Lost wifes trust and love

posted Thu 24, Apr 2014 at 6:37am

So I am currently in a deployed location and about a month ago i got in a little dispute with my wife about money that led to her telling me she wanted a divorce, well it turns out the divorce wasn...

Tags: divorce
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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Affairs & Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

i love him but im not happy anymore

posted Wed 23, Apr 2014 at 8:26pm

hello all .. and apologies in advance as i feel this is going to be a long post. my partner and i have been together 4 years and we have 2 beautiful children aged 3 and 8 weeks. i love him but i j...

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Money, Work, Becoming a Parent, Sex/Intimacy & romance, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Bringing up Children Together

No Contact Advice? Desperate Childs play?

posted Wed 23, Apr 2014 at 9:47am

Is no contact an american fad or could it make my ex miss me & get him to come back? Have many people successfully tried it? If anyone would recommend it, should i text and apologise for all the n...

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Ex boyfriend issues

posted Tue 22, Apr 2014 at 10:16pm

My ex boyfriend and i dated for two years and had broken up about two years ago. A week after we broke up he had a new girlfriend that he randomly met that week and i thought it was just going to b...

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Affairs & Jealousy

Help dating advice

posted Tue 22, Apr 2014 at 9:50pm

Hi I have recently been out of daring due to last relationship , my friends keep telling me to try move on , I can't stop thinking about my ex keep having dreams about her and can't sleep and every...

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Friends & Family

Two girls...kindof

posted Tue 22, Apr 2014 at 5:41am

So my ex ended it and started to see another guy. Without the whole story, we had some troubles obviously in our four year relationship. But we were engaged at one point just a couple years ago. An...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Making a Commitment, Bringing up Children Together

Am I just a display model?

posted Mon 21, Apr 2014 at 9:19pm

Hi, I have been with my Girlfriend for a few months now and have got some doubts. When we initially started dating we seemed to progress a bit faster than I anticipated (i.e. for a first date we ha...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy & romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

Strong feelings for a close friend that has a boyfriend

posted Mon 21, Apr 2014 at 9:16pm

I've lived in a shared house with a girl and three others for 2 years and have absolutely fallen for the girl. It started over 3 months ago and I've tried so hard to turn off these feelings but I j...

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posted Mon 21, Apr 2014 at 4:23pm

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Made a huge mistake in dumping my beloved boyfriend - what to do?

posted Mon 21, Apr 2014 at 7:58am

Ive made a terrible mistake and ended up dumping my beloved boyfriend nearly 2 weeks ago now. We had been together almost 9 months. Im his first long term relationship in many years... He is q...

Tags: break up,getting back together
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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

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Jealousy issues with bf

posted Tue 1, Nov 2011 at 6:45pm

Ive been with my bf for almost 9 years, and although i've always been a jealous person i feel like its now getting out of hand. Just some background info... Years ago I found out he was having an i...

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Affairs & Jealousy

Is He Leading Me On? I Really Care About Him ...

posted Fri 25, Nov 2011 at 12:15am

Hi all, I'm in need of some relationship advice. I'm feeling really blue about this. So here it is: I've known this wonderful guy for over a year, and was previously with another guy but knew hi...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Affairs & Jealousy, Making a Commitment

help - we just cant talk without arguing

posted Wed 24, Sep 2008 at 1:12pm

My fella and I have been together for 8 years and have children together. Over the past 4 years we have be gradually been drifting apart with issues from work , neighbours from hell and me not sle...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Shoul I Leave Him?

posted Tue 1, Nov 2011 at 10:09am

Hi Guys Im Kinda New To This Site... Okay So Im 16 And Going out with a guy who is 25 ( Yes 9 Years InBetween Us.) 3 Days Ago Was His Birthday, so as usual he picked me up from school with his car...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance

I met another guy during a break up, but now my bf and I are back together, help!

posted Mon 21, Nov 2011 at 5:37pm

My boyfriend and I have been together for a year and 5 months now. The majority of that time we have lived together also. We've had ups and downs that have led us to break up several times (his fa...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Affairs & Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

confused

posted Thu 8, Dec 2011 at 2:31pm

Me and my boyfriend have been together for 4 and a half years, we are both only 20 so started dating when we were 16. 10 days before we got together my boyfriend broke up with me and we had been to...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Making a Commitment

Boyfreind caught masturbating in bed while I'm asleep

posted Mon 23, May 2011 at 11:40am

Hi new to this! But just wondering. Iv been with my boyfreind for 6months now and we live in our own flat. Everythings great etc and Yesterday we had sex during The day, and I fell asleep in bed ...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance

webcam

posted Sat 28, Jan 2012 at 10:12am

I have been in a relationship with my partner for a year and moved in with him 3 months ago. I have just discovered that he is a member on a swinging website and that he masturbates online over a w...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Affairs & Jealousy

Is it him or me???

posted Tue 13, Mar 2012 at 10:51pm

I've been with my partner for over 7 years and we have a young baby now and I'm back at work, I went back only weeks after her birth and I'm trying to juggle home work and baby. We have exchanged ...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance

Partner has fallen out of love with me

posted Wed 11, Apr 2012 at 12:30am

I was with my partner for 3 and a half years. We split up 3 weeks ago. Things weren't going well for a while and I could feel that we were going to break up but it just doesn't feel real at the mom...

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Sex/Intimacy & romance, Affairs & Jealousy

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should I be concerned?

posted Tue 9, Apr 2013 at 1:31pm

We've been in a relationship for past ten years, lived together for a while, but get along better living apart. All of a sudden he has been in contact with his 'first' from many, many years ago. ...

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Affairs & Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Traditional Parents Ruining Engagement

posted Wed 10, Apr 2013 at 1:54am

**I call my fiancé my wife in this post due to my laziness of typing fiancé over and over again. Lol** I love my wife. But her parents are driving me crazy. My wife is asian, and her parents are...

Tags: Family,parents,in laws,traditional
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Becoming a Parent, Friends & Family, Mixed Families

need advice!

posted Fri 12, Apr 2013 at 10:50am

I split from my husband nearly two years ago when he had an affair. I met my partner five months after, I have two young children but that didn't seem to bother him considering he is 9 years young...

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Where do i go from here

posted Mon 15, Apr 2013 at 2:51pm

Yesterday at her place, I had a talk with my overly spoiled girlfriend. I decided I was sick of constantly being her doormat and her, as she called me, “little piggy bank” that she could flaunt me ...

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Money, Housework, Friends & Family, Making a Commitment

How to get over it

posted Fri 19, Apr 2013 at 8:56am

Hi all, I found out my husband was having an affair when I had a 12 week old baby last November, we split up for a while, but then decided to give our relationship another go. All the time he is...

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Affairs & Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Quick dating question, nothing too in-depth

posted Mon 22, Apr 2013 at 2:12pm

I'm part of a fairly big social group/friends that arranges events/activities together and I have been on a few dates with someone from the group. On first impressions chatting to her within the gr...

Tags: Dating
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HELP IN A ROCK AND HARD PLACE

posted Tue 23, Apr 2013 at 9:39am

Hey I'm not very good at all this being a man I seem to suffer with the age old "I don't need to talk to anyone", but I'm really struggling. I have a 14 month old daughter and split from my part...

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Money, Work, Getting on Better with my Partner, Bringing up Children Together

No Sex, Pregnancy, Communication, and Romance Problems

posted Fri 26, Apr 2013 at 12:42am

This is the first time I've posted on something like this and don't necessarily feel to comfortable. I'm 26 years old and have been with my girlfriend for going on 5 years here in May. We've lived ...

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Husband spend more time with his sister than me

posted Tue 23, Apr 2013 at 9:19pm

I have been married for 8 months. Me and my husband was very much in love, we were close and trusted eachother 100%. We are from different cultures he is arabic and I am American. While we were dat...

Tags: husband,wife,time,family,hurt,need
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Finding Time for Each Other, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Mixed Families

Husband - communication issues

posted Fri 26, Apr 2013 at 5:34am

I am having/creating issues with being suspicious of my husband. He has never been unfaithful physically - however, he is often having chats/emails with 'female colleagues' that I think can be mis...

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Affairs & Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment
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