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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

In a Relationship, But Also Attracted To Someone Else

posted Tue 19, May 2015 at 2:34am

[Short version: I'm in a long distance relationship with guy A, but I've become attracted to my friend, guy B. I still like guy A, and I don't know what to do.] So, I've been in a relationship wit...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships, 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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Am I a fool or is she cheating

posted Sat 6, Oct 2012 at 5:38pm

My relationship is on the rocks. My fiance and have been together for over three years and I have issues that she may be cheating the evidence says she cheated at least two times in the year we we...

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Affairs and Jealousy

I like another guy.... Help!

posted Fri 5, Oct 2012 at 8:41pm

I have a boyfriend, of almost 2 years. We are serious, and want to be together forever. I love him. W'eve been going through some rocky roads lately, so it feels like we have grown apart a little. ...

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

So, so confused??

posted Sat 6, Oct 2012 at 8:25pm

Okay, not sure what to do or put, I might just need to get it all out, but, here goes... I'm 24, I'd been with my boyfriend for over 4 years, we split 3 weeks ago. We have a ten month old baby a...

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Becoming a Parent, Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Bringing up Children Together

Cheating Partner resulted in Child - Next Step

posted Sat 6, Oct 2012 at 10:44pm

Hello everyone and thanks for looking at my post. A while ago I posted on here about the fact that my partner had told me that he had been having an affair for the past 8 months with a girl (sh...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Boyfriend, friend, friend with benefits?

posted Wed 10, Oct 2012 at 1:57am

Sooo i'm extremely confused right now. Me and my partner have been on and off since February and for the past 8 weeks we havent actually been official and he wont put a name in the relationship bec...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Girlfriend has left me and I'm broken

posted Mon 8, Oct 2012 at 4:56pm

I'm 28 and my girlfriend is 18, we have been together for 4 months and things were going great, last week she was talking about going on holiday with me, what she was getting me for Christmas etc a...

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I'm in love with my boyfriend but I have a huge crush...

posted Sun 7, Oct 2012 at 9:03pm

Please help me... I need support... I've been with my Boyfriend for 5 years now, we love each other and I couldn't picture a life without him. It would kill me to decide not to see him again, we re...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

need to move on

posted Thu 11, Oct 2012 at 8:52pm

A year of so ago i started an affair with my friend shes married,we scaled it down but remained friends,we tried to finish it loads of times and not do anything with eachother when we are together,...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Choosing between Partner or Lover

posted Fri 12, Oct 2012 at 7:59pm

I have been in a relationship for 13 years, not married, no children, but own a home together, have joint accounts, etc... I recently started seeing someone else about 4 months ago. I met him at ...

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

Is my boyfriend helping his ex beyond his means?

posted Wed 10, Oct 2012 at 9:05pm

I have been with my boyfriend for four year. We have no children together but he has an seven year old daughter and a five year old son with his ex. Now my problem is that he seems to think that ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

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