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Everything comes second to his son

posted Fri 22, May 2015 at 1:13pm

So I'm aware (from my research on the internet) that this is a very sensitive topic. I'm probably going to be called a lot of names and made to feel really crappy about myself, but here goes anyway...

Tags: children,baby mother,drama,jealousy
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Finding Time for Each Other, Mixed Families, Life transitions

Is enough enough?

posted Thu 21, May 2015 at 6:42pm

Hello everyone and a massive thank you in advance for any help you are able to give. I will come clean and admit that this, like all relationship problems, is a bit of a long and complicated one. ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships, Living Apart Together

How to deal with prozac induced ED

posted Thu 21, May 2015 at 3:54am

I have been living with my very sweet boyfriend for a year now. I love him very much. There is only one thing that Im not really happy about...he has ED and is basically impotent due to some side a...

Tags: ED
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Sex/Intimacy and romance

i need advice please !!!

posted Wed 20, May 2015 at 6:12pm

i'm in love with a person in other country on internet ( maybe is weird but i saw that there are many stories like me on internet ) and i love him lot he love me too and we plan to meet in futur is...

Tags: help
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My partner struggles to trust me because of how we met

posted Wed 20, May 2015 at 2:10pm

Hi, I am 26 and have been dating my fella, Joe (aged 24) for around 5 months now. We got together in a very sticky way. Basically, I was in a relationship with my fellas colleague, Chris for 3 y...

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How do I make wife forget about her ex she never mentioned before ?

posted Wed 20, May 2015 at 8:52am

Hi we have been married for 7 years and really love my wife. Initial marriage period was quite stressful and it was all about her expectations from the marriage. I found them quite unreasonable and...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Angry for no reason?

posted Tue 19, May 2015 at 9:03pm

My boyfriend and I have known each other since we were so young and only decided recently to date, it's been amazing because we both know we have had a crush on each other since we were 10 and ther...

Tags: Job,time
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Finding Time for Each Other

When to Ignore Advice from BF

posted Tue 19, May 2015 at 7:54pm

My BF and I have been dating for about 6 months. We each our own place to live although we see each other on the weekends with me usually staying with him as he has a house and I have an apartment....

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Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships

My jealousy is destroying our relationship

posted Tue 19, May 2015 at 3:52pm

I have met the man of my dreams - my soulmate. He has been separated from his wife for some time (long before I met him) and he still sees her and his grown up children and grandchildren. I admir...

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Making a Commitment, Mixed Families, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

leak of romance

posted Tue 19, May 2015 at 5:10am

So I will just tell you our situation, so you could understand our situation. My family is Mormon so you can understand that not married and having sex is wrong, and his family doesn't care if he...

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

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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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Cheating victim. 7 months down the line and still can't get over it

posted Tue 7, Aug 2012 at 1:32am

Cheating Victim.. 7 long months and no recovery (semi-long) Alright so I met the perfect girl about two years ago who ended up being my first love and first serious relationship. She became my gir...

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Affairs and Jealousy

do i end a 5 year relationship because of fancying someone else?

posted Sun 5, Aug 2012 at 8:18pm

i am 23 and have been with my boyfriend for 5 years. I have recently felt a bit bored with our relationship and have become attracted to somebody else. My partner is willing to try and change thing...

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

Trust Issues

posted Wed 8, Aug 2012 at 2:24pm

So Here is my problem. Me and my girlfriend have been dating for 10 months and she just recently left me. In the beginning of our relationship I still wasn't over my previous ex and we started da...

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Right or wrong?

posted Sun 12, Aug 2012 at 2:06pm

I left my partner of 5 years 2 months ago. I had been under a lot of pressure from both friends and family to end things with him because I was deeply unhappy in the relationship and he wasn't givi...

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In need of some advise please

posted Sat 11, Aug 2012 at 12:33am

I'll try and keep this as brief as I can and I am grateful for any support. my partner left me and my son a week ago. I am devastated and not dealing with it well. Not eating, sleeping and I am cry...

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Will I ever be enough

posted Mon 13, Aug 2012 at 5:59pm

Me and my boyfriend have been together for 2 and a half years, nearly 4 years ago he lost his fiancée in a car accident. We met at work before she passed away and then he was flirty and also unfait...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment

Advice for my engagement and future with my fiance

posted Sun 12, Aug 2012 at 11:29pm

I am a 29 year old woman who is working and engaged to a great man. The thing is,, out of the 3 years we've been together, he was unemployed for the half,that is 1.5 years. He is made redundant at...

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Money, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

How to Fix Broken Relationships (BF & Mother)

posted Thu 16, Aug 2012 at 7:36am

Disclaimer: I know everything in this situation could have been avoided and that it was my entire fault. I just came here for answers on how to fix things between my BF and my parents (mostly mothe...

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Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner

I think I'm falling for someone else....

posted Wed 15, Aug 2012 at 5:32am

I've been dating my current boyfriend for almost 2 years now. We've had a great relationship that has had a few ups and downs, but I've never questioned our willingness to fight for it. Recently I'...

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Please help me understand if I really should move on….(sorry this is so long)

posted Wed 15, Aug 2012 at 6:04pm

When we met me and my ‘ex’ , were both quite unhappy. We slowly became friends and hung out then started going out. Even though I thought he really liked me he was always so hot and cold (he seeme...

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