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married boyfriend

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 8:06pm

So I've gotten into a relationship with a married man (I was married when it started as well) , we've been seeing each other for about 6months. We met and became friend about 6months prior to anyt...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Sex and Affairs

desperately need advice

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 7:44pm

first i want to say i want to make my relationship work. so i need any advice on how to. my boyfriend and i have been together 3 years. we have 1 daughter together and i have 1 daughter from a pre...

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Work, Finding Time for Each Other, Communications in relationships

Lost & confused

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 4:09pm

I've been with my partner for 1.5 years. We moved in together at the start of the year & got engaged 3 months ago. I found out that he had told a work colleague that we had a dull sex life & he ad...

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Communications in relationships, Sex and Affairs

Don't know what to do anymore

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 11:30am

I'm a 29yr old and my husband and I had been married for almost 5yrs and we dated for 4yrs before we got married. I caught him cheating several times and everytime I comfront him about it he tends...

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Sex and Affairs

AM BADLY HURT

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 8:30am

I WAS IN AN LDR WITH THIS GUY.. WHO USED TO BE MY FB FRIEND.. FOR 4YEARS.. THINGS STARTED TO CHANGE WHEN HE PROPOSED BUT I DINT SAY YES COZ IT WAS REALLY UNEXPECTED HE ASKED ME TO MEET HIM (NVA TR...

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

Am I really ready for this?

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 3:38am

Hm

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

Is this the beginning of a lifetime of abuse? Or is this a once off due to his short fuse?

posted Tue 22, Jul 2014 at 1:47am

My boyfriend and I have been arguing almost on a daily basis for a few weeks. I am 23 he is 20yrs old..we have been living together for over 2 years. Our most recent arguments were caused b...

Tags: abuse,violence,arguments
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Another bombshell

posted Mon 21, Jul 2014 at 7:38pm

My husband had an affair. We've been married 24 years. When I first approached him, he denied an affair. I made a lot of changes that he wanted mostly sexually. For the next 6 months, I thought our...

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Sex and Affairs

Falling apart

posted Mon 21, Jul 2014 at 12:31pm

Hi, i am new to this site but need help. I found out in March that my husband of 8 years (12 years together) had been having an affair. My world fell apart. I struggled to get over it and made so m...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Life transitions, Living Apart Together

Am I unreasonable?

posted Mon 21, Jul 2014 at 10:26am

Okay, so a little background information. Me and my partner have recently moved in together, i'm a full time student at university and he is in full time employment. In general, everything is bril...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, 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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I feel my partner needs to realise, Should I wait?

posted Mon 3, Jun 2013 at 1:18pm

Hello, new user in need of any advice that is going. Background - me and partner were together a year and a half. In that time we didn't argue, there were a couple of times one came up but we...

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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

Back to dating...damn.

posted Sun 2, Jun 2013 at 5:28pm

Okay...my wife and I recently separated, as in 12 days ago. We had been working on our relationship for the past 12 months. In November we went on a trip that was for couples (we went with friends)...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Friends & Family, Making a Commitment

Advice

posted Fri 31, May 2013 at 1:03pm

I moved in with my boyfriend six months ago after a year in a relationship. We are both in our 50's and have had other relationships and I think I have some trust issues. Hence, while off work one...

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Affairs and Jealousy

MEN

posted Mon 3, Jun 2013 at 1:31pm

My boyfriend and i have been dating on and off for 3yrs he lives in the uk i live in the west indies so we only see each other probably twice a year for 6wks ,anyways i am in the uk visiting him so...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Separated but feel guilty and panicking

posted Wed 5, Jun 2013 at 11:01pm

I have recently separated from my partner of 11 years.we have a 4 year old together .we have been through a lot in the last few tears especially but throughout our entire relationship my partner ha...

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

My Girlfriend has deserted me

posted Sat 1, Jun 2013 at 8:24pm

So, my girlfriend and I had been in our relationship for just over four years (since we were 17 until now 21). We had had our ups and downs in the past but everything was going swimmingly until a ...

Tags: break-up,girlfriend,long term break up,confusing break-up,don't knwo what to do,I miss my girlfriend
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Friends & Family

Where do I stand?

posted Mon 10, Jun 2013 at 2:27pm

I've been with my boyfriend for just short of 6 months, and on Thursday night be ended things. His reason being, he couldn't say he was in love with me. I had had a freak out earlier in the day and...

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doubting my engagement, we never had a good sex life... desperate need help

posted Sat 8, Jun 2013 at 11:39pm

myself and my partner have been together for nearly 6 years. we've been living together for nearly 4 years. last year we got engaged and wedding plans are in motion. i love him very much and i know...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Im so confused

posted Tue 11, Jun 2013 at 4:27pm

this is my first time on something like this but i really need help from someone how has been through the same. been with my partner for 4 and half yrs and have a 8 month old baby, 4 months ago ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Does she want me back?

posted Thu 13, Jun 2013 at 6:17am

Okay, so my gf tried to break up with me in person 2 months ago, but I talked to her and we worked it out. We were the perfect relationship, and it seemed everything was perfect, and I honestly tho...

Tags: gf,ex,take me back,dating
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

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