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Confused!

posted Wed 2, Sep 2015 at 9:36pm

I have been with my partner for 9 years, have 2 children together. He's in prison so the physical affection is not there anymore obviously. I have started to get feeling for someone who I work with...

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Should I end my relationship?

posted Wed 2, Sep 2015 at 1:30pm

I have posted on here before a couple of months ago regarding the same problem that being my partners total lack of interest in sex or 'intimacy'. We have been together only about 17-18 months & to...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Jealous of relationship with ex girlfriend

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 11:56pm

My partner and I have q lovely relationship that I am very proud of but I am bothered by his constant visiting and connection with ex girlfriend. She has build a house nearby and he is often visit...

Tags: Jealousy
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

I am confused, Has she Friendzoned me?

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 10:50pm

There is this girl (20 years old) in my university, we are in the same department, the girl is very analytical and a Catholic , she is pretty too and has class. She is also intelligent. I never kne...

Tags: friendzone
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment, A Psychologist's Perspective

Newly weds with no passion

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 10:05pm

Not sure where to start. It's been 9 months since the wedding and nearly 3 years since we met. Previously to meeting my wife I had a very high sex drive. I Was an initiator and a bit of a top. ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

affair

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 8:51pm

i am married and have been having an affair for over 2 years now. The man i see is happily married apart from the sex. I am obsessed with him as i am so unhappy in my marriage. I am always texti...

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Sex and Affairs

Boyfriend cheap or frugal?

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 6:04pm

So, before I dive into my dilemma, I will provide some backstory to paint a clearer picture. I have been dating my boyfriend for 2 ½ years now. We both just turned 28 last month. We both have jobs ...

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What went wrong between us?

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 5:42pm

I met this girl in 2007 we chatted a little and seen each other in bars. I would try to chat but she was bit that interested. Then out of the blue she messages me on f/b as we was friends on f/b....

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Communications in relationships

Abroad. Met new boyfriend. Please help!!!

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 3:25pm

Hi guys, I've been seeing this guy for 3 months now. I live in Oz. We clicked for the most part but things have been up and down lately. He told me about his ex and stuff she'd done and how he w...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

I need advice please

posted Tue 1, Sep 2015 at 9:50am

Hi I am 26 and my Wife is 23 we have been married for 2 years. We are at the brink of disaster due to me being a compulsive liar, I don't lie about being somewhere when I am not or being with...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships

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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 and 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 and romance, Affairs and 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 and 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 and romance, Affairs and 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 and 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 and 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 and romance, Affairs and 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 and 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 and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

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married, with roommate who wants us to break up

posted Wed 15, Sep 2010 at 6:51pm

Basically, I am married mostly happily, but we had some rough times recently including us: selling a house, moving, me starting school, spouse starting a job, some legal trouble, and my spouse's be...

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

We have HUGE fights, and it is very distressing

posted Thu 16, Sep 2010 at 8:09am

Hi, My partner and I have been together on an off for 10 years and have married 2 years ago and now have a child. We currently do not live together and have only lived together for a total of...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

end of the road?

posted Thu 16, Sep 2010 at 9:55am

I've been in a relationship with my boyfriend for over 5 years now, he is 10 years younger than me, but he seemed mature when we first started dating. i have two kids from a previous relationship ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Stuggling to cope with vicious jealousy

posted Sun 19, Sep 2010 at 11:19pm

This post may ramble a bit, for which I apologise. I've been with my partner for 15 years, we live together and have done for 10 years, and we have a 6yo daughter. Over the last few years thi...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Staying friends after an affair? What does she want?

posted Fri 24, Sep 2010 at 3:45pm

I need some help as I'm going through a really difficult time mentally and physically, and need to find a coping strategy. Sorry, it';s a bit of a ramble....! I've been with my wife for 12 year...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Should be honeymoon period? Is it me or is it him? I am totally lost!

posted Wed 6, Oct 2010 at 10:04pm

Good Evening all. I really dont know where to start but I figured it would be best to get some views on my own relationship as I am having a few difficulties at present and now wondering if it is ...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Always worrying.. can i ever really trust?

posted Sun 10, Oct 2010 at 12:35pm

Hi everyone. I rarely go on here as i always try and block out my worries and emotions and i thought maybe it be best to talk it out and get some sound advice.. I have had this issue in every re...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Seperated from his wife 2years but they still talk every day?

posted Sun 24, Oct 2010 at 7:15pm

So ive been seeing this guy for 3weeks now. I will give you his background first then tell you how it has been for me. (This may take a while so bear with me :) He has been with his wife 10 year...

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Making a Commitment

Is this relationship over?

posted Sun 24, Oct 2010 at 10:25pm

Hi everyone i need help ill try to keep this as short as possible. My girlfriend and i have been together for three years and engaged for four months we also have a 2 year old daughter and i hav...

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

I dont know what to do

posted Tue 26, Oct 2010 at 4:14pm

me and my boyfirend have been together for a year and 10 months. His name is A. It feels like me have massive problems within our relations he doesnt get angry or hit out or anything infact he the ...

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