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Doesn't say I Love You

posted Wed 28, Jan 2015 at 10:14pm

I've been dating a guy (32) for 3 years. At first it was very casual and we both dated other people for probably 4-6 months. We finally decided to just date each other. Since that time we've broken...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Communications in relationships

Broken

posted Wed 28, Jan 2015 at 7:50pm

Hi, I cannot give up on my ex. I haven't spoken to him at all for over two weeks now but I have never experienced missing someone so much in my life. I have had time to think about the relations...

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Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships

I have just had enough

posted Wed 28, Jan 2015 at 6:50pm

I really don't know why I'm still in this relationship but I guess I'm holding onto something... Iv been with my parter two and a half years. I feel like I put way more in to This then what he does...

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Communications in relationships

REAL COUPLES WANTED FOR MAJOR INTERNATIONAL BRAND CAMPAIGN

posted Wed 28, Jan 2015 at 3:47pm

A major brand is looking for open and honest couples who are confident and comfortable talking about their relationship issues for an exciting new project. Are you and your partner looking for tip...

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

Should I leave?

posted Wed 28, Jan 2015 at 12:35pm

I have recently started a new relationship. I have known the guy well for several years as friends, and we lived together as room mates. We got together about 2 months ago and decided to give i...

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

New Love, Old Love

posted Wed 28, Jan 2015 at 4:12am

I am 20 years old, and been in a relationship for 2 years now. In the past several months, my romantic love for my partner has diminished, and I seem to value the friendship more than anything. Whi...

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Does he still love me the same and can we get our relationship back?

posted Tue 27, Jan 2015 at 11:17am

I have been in the most wonderful relationship for the last year with the most amazing guy. As well as being madly in love we became the best of friends. Everything about our relationship was great...

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

I love him but I have hard time trusting him

posted Tue 27, Jan 2015 at 3:14am

Hey I'm a married woman and mother living in Sweden. When i was pregnant with my first child ; my husband that i trusted had plenty of conversations with others women on internet and all of them ...

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

Parents, boyfriend? but what about me?

posted Mon 26, Jan 2015 at 8:22pm

Hi, Ive been in n out of this relationship for now 2.5 years. But now it feels stable for the last 1o months. It started off in second year college and things came to a point where the relations...

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is it me?

posted Mon 26, Jan 2015 at 12:11pm

Hi everyone. I'm worried I might be making a mountain out of a mole hill or doing that horrible self destruct thing. Yet on the other hand how can I tell if i'm being mistreated. I recently...

Tags: too soon,lack of emotion,reserved,am i being used?,respect
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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

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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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confused.com...advice needed

posted Mon 10, Dec 2012 at 5:39pm

Hiya everyone. i wonder if anybody could help me understand what the hell has happen!! I met this guy 6wks ago and we hit it off straight awsy! By the 2nd date he told me he really liked me and...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Is my woman's cousin hitting on me?

posted Thu 13, Dec 2012 at 1:00pm

So Ive been together with this great woman since high school and we live together for 3 years now and we're quite happy with each other. When the day came for my woman to introduce me to her relati...

Tags: flirting,family,cousin
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Friends & Family

Is it worth fighting for?

posted Thu 13, Dec 2012 at 5:00pm

I have met my boyfriend almost 6 years ago online. We were both playing some MMO game and got to talking more and more. We come from different countries so we’ve spent a few months chatting and cal...

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

don;t know what to do

posted Tue 11, Dec 2012 at 3:31am

my fiancee just left for Kuwait a week ago and decide to tell me he got a girl pregnant around the same time i was pregnant now the kid should be 4months our daughter is 5 months we suppose to be g...

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Affairs and Jealousy

How important is the spark?

posted Thu 13, Dec 2012 at 9:15pm

I am 29 years old and about to turn 30. I feel like I am possibly chasing an impossible dream of meeting the perfect person for me and am worried that I will get older and never meet anyone that I...

Tags: spark,relationship,perfect,perfection,girl,boy,man,woman
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

My girlfriends child can do no wrong

posted Wed 12, Dec 2012 at 4:36pm

I am 35 and have been in a relationship with a woman who is 38 for 3 years, she has been separated for four. She has two children: one now 18 the other now 13. I have no children of my own. We re...

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Becoming a Parent, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Bringing up Children Together, Mixed Families

Getting back with the ex?

posted Fri 14, Dec 2012 at 1:30pm

This is a slightly complicated situation, so I'll try to make it as simple as possible. I was with my boyfriend for nearly two years. It was a perfect relationship. We talked about moving in t...

Tags: Ex boyfriend,dating,getting back together,long distance relationship
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

Current relationship and an old ex

posted Mon 17, Dec 2012 at 1:11am

Hey everyone Well I'm confused with my current situation and just looking for some where to write down my thoughts and maybe get some useful advice a long the way. I have 2 problems, first is t...

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

Humiliated by my ex.. Can I trust another man??

posted Mon 17, Dec 2012 at 8:31pm

My boyfriend (now ex) were together two years, we lived in Spain together for 6 months and recently moved back to the uk. We found a lovely house to rent and I moved my stuff in on Thursday. On Fri...

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Affairs and Jealousy

I threw up in front of him and he broke up with me.

posted Wed 19, Dec 2012 at 3:33pm

I was seeing this amazing guy for 3 months. We were incredibly happy, really close and excited about our future together. We met online, and while he hasn't logged into his profile since the day...

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

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