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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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What do I do?!

posted Mon 7, May 2012 at 10:56am

Hi, I've been married for five years to a man with a painful and very limiting disability. I already had two kids when we met, and they both have AS. We have a load of problems between us and I'm ...

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Money, Having a Child with Additional Needs, Getting on Better with my Partner, Mixed Families

I love you but not in love with you

posted Thu 10, May 2012 at 11:55am

I have been with my husband for 16yrs this year. We have been married 12yrs and have 2 kids. We have always had the most amazing sex life and have always been a very affectionate couple... Some peo...

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Finding Time for Each Other

Confusion,anxiety,depresion !

posted Fri 11, May 2012 at 10:51pm

I'll start by saying I'm 16 years old and I am in a really meaningful and commited relationship I would like to add I really don't act as if I was this age ,I go to therapy form a month now and I'v...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

How Do I Get Him To Talk To Me And Understand Me?

posted Sat 12, May 2012 at 5:18pm

My boyfriend and I have been together nearly 5 years and of course, things are tested over the years but we have always stayed together. But now I'm really not sure. I love my boyfriend more th...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

Love

posted Mon 14, May 2012 at 9:17am

I am 16 and in a commited relationship with a girl which I adore and Love with all of my heart ,I care about her more than I care about myself or anything else ,I am ready to spend my life with her...

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I'm so lost in what to do

posted Fri 18, May 2012 at 1:57am

So i'll try and make this as short as possible. I'm 20 and i've been with the love of my life for just over a year now. I love him more than anything and I would do anything for him. He is literall...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Affairs and Jealousy, Friends & Family, Making a Commitment

He had an affair and has moved out. What now?

posted Thu 10, May 2012 at 7:42pm

My husband of 12 years had an affair with ( I think) a work colleague. We have no children. He said that the affair was short lived but I believe it was longer. There were various signs that I igno...

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Affairs and Jealousy

help with my friend

posted Sun 20, May 2012 at 7:27am

Hi to everyone. Being honest, I'm not used to ask for help, but I don't know what to do or where to ask so... Well, here I am, and honestly, every help would be appreciated. I'm in a situation ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Friends & Family

Help

posted Mon 21, May 2012 at 9:08am

Sorry....this post has been deleted due to privacy reasons.

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Mixed Families

Did I end it too easily?

posted Wed 23, May 2012 at 8:19pm

This is going to be quite a long one so please bare with me! Me and my ex-girlfriend were together from the end of January through till the middle of May. She was my first relationship since ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

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