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Help me i feel so lost!

posted Sun 25, Jun 2017 at 10:55pm

I'm having relationship problems and i really dont know what to do. I've been in the relationship for nearly 5 years but the problems started 3 years ago when I caught my boyfriend texting sexual t...

Tags: cheating,insecure,dying love,love of my life,boyfriend
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Sex and Affairs

Should I breakup?

posted Sun 25, Jun 2017 at 11:42am

Hi ! This is E. I saw this forum and I wanted to share my story with you. This seemed never good but now I realize this might be helpful. My boyfriend and I are not in our best days. Well he has be...

Tags: Breaking,separate,depressed
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A Psychologist's Perspective

I have no idea what to think about this new person...?

posted Fri 23, Jun 2017 at 8:09pm

Hi. I met a man several weeks ago, while I was on business out of town. We talked. I felt a strong pull to him and connection. Also what I noticed was how calm I felt in his presence, which is odd...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Confused continued

posted Wed 21, Jun 2017 at 11:02pm

Been dating in our 50's 2yrs. Go for wonderful weekends away we really enjoy each others company. Yet every 8 or so weeks he goes on plenty of fish probably 2 days in a row for 10 mins. Usually aft...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships

my boyfriend called our baby annoying

posted Tue 20, Jun 2017 at 2:35am

My boyfriend and I both work and we have a 9 month old baby together. Very rarely if the babysitter cant come one of us will watch her. Today he had to watch her and it is always a huge job for him...

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Becoming a Parent, Friends & Family, Bringing up Children Together, A Psychologist's Perspective

Lost...

posted Mon 19, Jun 2017 at 8:01pm

I'm 28 mom of 3 going on 4, married, a homemaker. My husband is 25 and works construction for the last 6 or so years. He is definitely my soul mate, but lately it hasn't been feeling like that. ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Bringing up Children Together, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Sex and Affairs

Trouble in bed

posted Sat 17, Jun 2017 at 8:51am

Ok me and my boyfriend have been together almost 7 years with only one break up and make up with each other. We both live in the same town just not with each other, but we are making plans to mov...

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Sex and Affairs

My boyfriend feels like a roommate.

posted Fri 16, Jun 2017 at 8:07am

Hello, thank you all for taking the time to read this, I'm sorry but it it going to be quite long, but I do feel like this might help me. So, I have been dating my boyfriend for a year, and aft...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Silent Treatment

posted Fri 16, Jun 2017 at 1:42am

I've been with my husband for 7 years, married for almost 4. It is the second marriage for both of us, and my 15 yo son has autism. Early on in our relationship, he would completely shut down for a...

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Having a Child with Additional Needs, Mixed Families, Communications in relationships

Heart broken, and Confused

posted Tue 13, Jun 2017 at 3:11am

I have been dating my guy for 7 years . I been engaged three times we never lived together but he managed to get his own place without me never seeing where he stayed. There has been a lot of good ...

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Bringing up Children Together, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Living Apart Together

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I dont know whats wrong with me!!!!

posted Tue 1, Sep 2009 at 2:28pm

I dont really know what to do about this situation. I have been split up with my partner now about a month. We have had a on/off relationship for 4 years. At times we would be ok and getting on an...

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Affairs and Jealousy

I don't know what to do -please help

posted Wed 2, Sep 2009 at 9:15am

I have been with my boyfriend (not sure if we are together or not) for 4 years. It is a long and complicated relationship - so i will just tell you the important things - the things i think are imp...

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

Going out with a depressed women

posted Wed 2, Sep 2009 at 2:48pm

Hi my name is Gary, and since May 1st, 2008, I've been going out with my girfriend, and things were good, until the end of May, when, I introduced her to many friends, couples, who came to visit me...

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

Sudden regression in intimacy.

posted Sat 5, Sep 2009 at 12:17pm

Well, a little background, the girl I am in reference I am NOT dating, we are however, very good friends, and it's a little more complicated than the traditional "in love with your friend" predicam...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Commitment phobia paniced my Fiance and now doesn't want to be with me.

posted Sun 6, Sep 2009 at 10:08am

I'm 25 and have been seeing a lad now who I went to school with for 3 years. We've never argued, which I dont know is a good thing or a bad thing. We talk through things, but when he's feeling bad ...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Can't fix it

posted Mon 7, Sep 2009 at 10:38am

Hi there, I feel a little silly sending this email but I've tried every tool I have to fix a ongoing issue with my partner and nothing is working. My partner is wonderful, kind, polite, soft an...

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

No longer love my partner.

posted Wed 9, Sep 2009 at 9:30am

I have been in a relationship for 9 years and have a 13yr old from a previous relationship and a daughter of 4. It has not been easy since the start of the relationship as my partner was moody, unc...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Missing the sex ...

posted Wed 9, Sep 2009 at 1:57pm

Hi all! I've been with my partner for 14 years. 5 years ago he had a motorcycle accident leaving him paralysed from the waist down. Since then, the intimate side of our relationship has fall...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

If you believe in honesty, then believe in me?

posted Wed 9, Sep 2009 at 10:44pm

So, for a few years now I seem to be having trouble in relationships. And I have come to the decision that it is me. Before I continue I would like to thank anyone reading this, this means a lot...

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

Complicated

posted Fri 11, Sep 2009 at 10:46pm

I met my b.f at work 4 years ago. Initially, he was all about business, not about making friends or nothing, I had to control the habit of smiling at everyone and him. He greeted me in a cold ma...

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Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner

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Having an affair but can't leave marriage

posted Sat 31, Jan 2009 at 9:57am

I really need someone to put my life back on track, to turn me back into the mother and wife I once was... a year ago, all that matters to me was my family whom I took pride in and would do a lot f...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Trying to right my wrong but so unhappy

posted Mon 2, Dec 2013 at 4:45pm

Hi my marriage became very one sided and I ended up being a single mum whilst married. Friends and family told my husband how things were but his answer was " she's well trained " and " she's alrig...

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Affairs and Jealousy

7 months on and don't feel any better after betrayal....

posted Mon 16, Mar 2009 at 10:07am

.....if anything I feel worse as the more I think about it, the more deception I see! My husband had been seeing a friend of mine behind my back for months and he was also e-mailing a woman off ...

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

Is sexual attraction and friendship enough?

posted Sat 15, Sep 2012 at 1:17pm

Hi everybody, ive been on here before in search of advice....im back again lol So im 23 male, and have been seeing/sleeping with a girl who i have alot of history with, we go back along way lots...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Newbie help please?

posted Mon 9, Jun 2014 at 10:50am

Not sure if anyone can advise but here goes. Brief history, married 34 years, 4 grown up kids, financially ok and seemingly happy. Wife had an affair 20 years ago but worked through it and stayed t...

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Affairs and Jealousy

My boyfriend doesn't initiate or want sex.

posted Wed 11, Mar 2009 at 6:19pm

I've been with my boyfriend for almost 7 months now. We love each other and get on amazingly well. However...he doesn't initiate sex with me. In the day he can be all over me, hugging and kissing m...

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

Seperated and heartbroken

posted Sat 7, Nov 2015 at 8:12pm

Looking for some advice as i just don't know what to do. Me and my Wife have been together for 8 years, Married for 4. When we 1st met we were so much in love, constantly kissing and hugging, we co...

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Money, Housework, Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Found my boyfriend wanking

posted Mon 8, Dec 2008 at 10:18pm

<p>Help - I don;t know what to do.&nbsp; I just found my boyfriend wanking over a girl online.&nbsp; He was using his webcam and it eas obvious they were both at it.</p> <p>Please help, I feel so ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

My Wife's secret affair with her boss!!

posted Mon 10, Aug 2009 at 11:46am

Hi all..Ive just discovered my wife is having a sexual relationship with with her Ex boss, this has torn my world apart completely. When she started working for this company 5 years ago she was war...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Really long term relationship with major issues

posted Sun 8, Jun 2014 at 4:13pm

My heart goes out to all of you whose posts I read about problems in relationships of a few years or even a few months. Looking at it from the long perspective (over 40 years) I wish you all co...

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

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